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Spout from a lamp

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7600 e. or 7690

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 22.3 x 14.5 cm (8 3/4 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2218

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Lighting devices

Provenance

From Giza, G 7600 e. of 7690. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1987: accessioned by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition