Oil lamp

The central hole in this oil lamp shows it was designed to be attached to a stand. Its shape suggests it was made in Greece, but unfortunately no records survive to record where it was found. It was collected by Lieutenant Colonel Montague whose collection of over 800 classical archaeological objects is an important resource in the museum collections.
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
oil lamp
Simple Name
Full Name
oil lamp
Cultural Group
Period Classification
Archaic - 1100-500 BC
Production Date
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Montague, LAD
Collection Continent

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