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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 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 with floral design

The style of this oil lamp suggests it was made in Roman Egypt, but unfortunately no records survive to record where it was found or who gave it to the...

Oil lamp

This oil lamp has been in the museum’s collection since the 1870s or 1880s, and was donated by Mr John D Bassett. Unfortunately we have no further information about this...

Oil lamp

This oil lamp was donated to the museum in the 1870s or 1880s and had formerly been in the collection of FWL Ross. It is recorded as being a Roman...

Oil lamp

This Roman oil lamp is recorded as being collected from Rhodes in Greece. It is part of a collection of Greek, Roman and Cypriot objects donated to the museum in...

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