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Lamp

Object Number:29-102-150
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN II, 43 = CN III, 15; class G
Period: Roman Period
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:1349 - Field No SF

Description

Slight ring base, thick knob handle, wide nozzle; molded decoration of a herring bone garland along the sides and a diamond with a circle in its center on the nozzle flanked by two bunches of grapes; brown ware. Card says found with Byzantine lamps.

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