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Early saucer lamp
Iron Age I
1200 - 900 BC
Shallow bowl with narrow rim, pinched to form single wick-rest. Convex underside.
Coarse reddish clay.
L. 14.7 cm
Perfect, with carbon residue on wick-rest.
Sorry, this item has been sold.
Cf. Kennedy, 466; Amiran, pls. 59:14-19, 100:1-7; Rosenthal & Sivan, 316-18.
A very attractive example of this type.
Ex American collection.
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