Lamp with two nozzles

Greek
Classical or Hellenistic Period
4th–3rd century B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 9.1 cm.

Accession Number

28.377

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Lighting devices

Shallow, crudely made form with flat base and flaring sides; rim folded inwards from three sides to form two small closed-off nozzle. Undecorated.

Provenance

By date unknown: Estate of William F. Whittemore; gift of the Estate of William F. Whittemore to MFA, July 19, 1928

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of William F. Whittemore