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Lamp filler

This is a Roman guttus or lamp filler in black slip ware pottery. It is decorated with vertical ribbing and on the top is an image of an animal, possibly...

Lamp filler

This ancient Greek Attic ware askos, or oil filler, is missing its handle and spout. It was part of a collection belonging to a local amateur archaeology couple, but unfortunately...

Spouted jug

The shape of this jug suggests it was a lamp filler, used to pour oil into oil lamps. It was made during the Cypriot Iron Age. This was part of...


This is a small askos, used to store oil to fill oil lamps. This one was found at a cemetery so will have been used at a burial. The shape...

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