Benevento / Glaze / Clay (unfired)

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Object Identifier
0000.00.2515
Object Type
Lamps
Materials
Glaze
Clay (unfired)
Length
8.2
Width
6.4
Height
6.95
Inscribed
no
Full Artifact Description
Fine, micaceous pinkish buff clay with brown-yellow glaze on front half of top. Short almost pointed nozzle, oblong wick hole. Flaring rim about top of body. Concave top merges into tall neck of wick hole, flares at top. Handle from body to almost top of neck. Plain, flat base shows spiral made when removed from wheel.
Subjects
undecorated
Verbatim Provenance
Italy
Verbatim Site
Benevento
Countermark
no
Publication Title
Corinth, Vol IV, pt 2, Terracotta Lamps
Publication Author
Broneer, Oscar
Type Category
Artifact

Technical Details

Record
0000.00.2515
Link to this Item
https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-0000.00.2515/0000_00_2515

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"Benevento; Glaze; Clay (unfired)". https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-0000.00.2515/0000_00_2515. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 19, 2022.