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Lamp, Oil, E35.262

Physical Description

Mouldmade, circular lamp, Loeschcke Type VIII. Rounded nozzle, heart-shaped on upper side; cf. Cnidus nozzle form Cn.A2. Rounded shoulder, near form VIIb. Concave discus with very worn scallop shell; filling hole slightly off-centre to back. Flat base.
Lightish brown grey fabric 10YR 6/2; brown slip on top of lamp 7.5YR 4/2.
Intact but very worn.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 24.5 x 81.14 x 66.03mm

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