Terracotta oil lamp

Terracotta | 4.4 x 9.8cm | 7th century A.D.

Unknown Artist

Vessberg Type 19 (slipper lamp). Mold-made, with applied tall, conical handle. Sharply carinated body; wide filling hole with raised rim; channel to wick hole. Wide, rounded shoulder decorated with a pattern of raised lines, forming a V shape in the ...
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