8th century B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Height: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.) diameter: 5.9 cm. (or is this the length?)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
An open lamp with a very narrow rim. The sides of the rim are folded upward. Undecorated.
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).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription