Early Archaic Period
7th century B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Legacy dimension: Diameter .139 Height .155 NEED to remeasure
Medium or Technique
Not On View
An open lamp with a wheel-made body with a large central tube. Inward-sloping walls with an everted rim. The applied nozzle is short and rounded.
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