Oil lamp with three spouts

Description
This Roman oil lamp originally had three spouts, of which two survive, and would have burned more brightly than a single flame. It is thought to have been found in Palestine.
Accession Loan No.
303/1975/13
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
oil lamp with three spouts
Simple Name
lamp
Full Name
oil lamp, treble spouted
Dimensions
whole height 40 mm; whole W 120 mm; bowl diameter 60 mm
Cultural Group
Roman?
Period Classification
Roman Republican - 509-31 BC; Roman Imperial - 31 BC-476 AD
Family Group

Material
pottery
Collector / Excavator
Dyson
Collection Site Name
Palestine
Collection Country
Palestine (Occupied Palestinian Territories)
Collection Area Region
Western Asia (Middle East and Near East)
Collection Continent
Asia

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