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Wheelmade Hellenistic lamp from Perga
Perga, Asia Minor
200 - 50 BC
Deep tapered body, rimmed upper surface with large central filling hole and low handle-roll. Long nozzle flattened around wick hole.
Pale orange clay with traces of red-brown slip.
L. 7.5 cm
Enlarged filling hole.
This item has been reserved.
in Greek, for Perga, Asia Minor (modern Turkey).
Ex UK Collection (acquired London in 1975)
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