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Oil lamp

This oil lamp is recorded as being found in Babylon in 1912, when the area was part of the Ottoman Empire. In earlier times Mesopotamia had been part of the...

Oil lamp

This oil lamp was excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund in 1904 from the Romano-Egyptian site at Herakleopolis, or Ehnasya. It is one of 45 objects donated to this museum...

Oil lamp

This oil lamp was excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund in 1904 from the Romano-Egyptian site at Herakleopolis, or Ehnasya. It is one of 45 objects donated to this museum...

Oil lamp

This oil lamp was excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund in 1904 from the Romano-Egyptian site at Herakleopolis, or Ehnasya. It is one of 45 objects donated to this museum...

Oil lamp

This Roman oil lamp has been in the museum collections for many years but unfortunately no records survive to record where it was found or who gave it to the...

Oil lamp with crescent moon

Roman oil lamps were most often made from pottery but they were also made in more expensive materials such as bronze. This metal oil lamp is smaller than many ceramic...

Oil lamp

This oil lamp was excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund in 1904 from the Romano-Egyptian site at Herakleopolis, or Ehnasya. It is one of 45 objects donated to this museum...

Oil lamp

This oil lamp was excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund in 1904 from the Romano-Egyptian site at Herakleopolis, or Ehnasya. It is one of 45 objects donated to this museum...

Oil lamp

This Roman oil lamp is decorated with an intricate pattern which is now difficult to distinguish. The shape and type of clay from which it is made suggest it was...