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Oil lamp

Period:
Middle Bronze Age
Date:
ca. 1900 B.C.
Geography:
Levant, Kfar Malik
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
2.09 x 4.65 in. (5.31 x 11.81 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Vessels
Credit Line:
Gift of Miriam Schaar Schloessinger, 1961
Accession Number:
61.150.1
Not on view
1940, purchased by Adolph Reifenberg from the Dormitio Monastery at Ophel, Jerusalem, for Miriam Schaar Schloessinger collection (BP 3); acquired by the Museum in 1961, gift of Miriam Schaar Schloessinger, New York.
Liebling, Roslyn. 1978. Time Line of Culture in the Nile Valley and its Relationship to Other World Cultures. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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