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Ancient Art

Lamp, Type 4

1st century A.D.

Terracotta

2.1 × 6.8 × 9 cm (13/16 × 2 11/16 × 3 9/16 in.)
The Whiting Palestinian Collection
1912.839
Culture: 
Near Eastern, Palestinian
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Lighting Devices
Provenance: 

Bought in Aleppo

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