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Lamp, Oil, E35.270

Physical Description

Miniature handmade, oval lamp. Rounded nozzle with raised rim, higher at the front. Blackening extends up left side of body. Plain, sloping shoulder with small airhole in left side. Sunken discus and nozzle channel decorated with raised tendrils and dots, or possibly bird, and one raised circle behind wick hole; central fill hole. Large band handle. Rounded base; incised hand or sheaf.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 41.5 x 72.6 x 40mm

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