Oil Lamp with Lug


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Oil Lamp with Lug   (1977.08.0002)
  1. Furnishings
  2. :
  3. Lighting Equipment
  4. :
  5. Lighting Devices
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Corinthian?, 4th century BC
Culture Corinthian?

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 6.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 4.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 3.5 cm
Weight 37 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Ceramic--Terracotta, Pigment--Slip ?
Manufacturing Processes Firing, Cast--Press-Mold, Painting
Munsell Color Information Grayish Yellow (5Y 8/4) -Main color. Moderate Olive (5Y 3/4) -Brownish spot. White (N 9/ 78.7% R) -White residue.

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Dunbabin, T. J. Perachora II. 1962.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Mrs. Alan K. Laing
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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