3rd–2nd century B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Height: 2.6 cm (1 in.) Legacy dimension: Diameter .073 CHECK
Medium or Technique
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Small, wheel-made lamp with an incurved rim. Big, circular filling-hole. Short nozzle.
From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession date: 1886).
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