Greek, East Greek
Early 3rd century B.C.
Length: 7.6 cm (3 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A wheel-made lamp with a sharply-carinated lagynos profile and a raised base; concave rim, set off by a groove, round the filling-hole; short nozzle, tapering and with rounded end; pierced lug on the left side.
OLDER NOTES: Agora Type 32. “Cnidus” type. Orange-pink clay.
By date unknown: Benjamin W. Crowninshield Collection; gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield to MFA, November 3, 1881
Gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield