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PL2

Reference: PL2 / Cat. No.

Period: Hellenistic

Origin: Egypt

Date: 150 50 BC

Description:

Front of lamp formed as the head of a bull, with eyes and ears either side of the nozzle, horns swept back around filling-hole, and wick-hole on the muzzle. The lamp body with rudimentary lugs on each side.


Manufacture: Mould made.

Size (cm): L. 7.2, W. 5.2, H. 2.9

Notes:
Cf. BMC I, Q544.



PL2


PL2


Last edited: 24-04-2008

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