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Lamp

Object Number:29-102-151
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN II, 6; Class G
Period: Roman Period
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:804 - Field No SF

Description

Flat base, small knob handle, wide nozzling; molded decoration of herring bone garland on the sides and a diamond and dot pattern on the nozzle flanked by two beehives; Brown ware; nozzle blackened by use; lamp now in three pieces. Card says lamp found with Byzantine lamps.

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