Terracotta oil lamp



Not on view

Mold-made. Carinated body. Large central filling hole, surrounded by a narrow, inward-sloping band. Sloping shoulder, decorated with radiating lines and knobs at sides; at left, a mask (?), and at right, a plain, round knob surrounded by four, small impressed circles. Long, slightly tapering nozzle, with vertical wick hole. Raised, flat base.

Complete, but some deep surface chipping, especially to knob at left.

Terracotta oil lamp, Terracotta, Greek

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