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Round Bodied Metal Lamp with Large Scroll at Nozzle
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Title
Round Bodied Metal Lamp with Large Scroll at Nozzle
Work Type
Metalwork
Material
bronze (metal)
Measurements
height: 2.8 cm
length: 9.2 cm
width: 5.2 cm
Description
Provenance and Prior Publication: Lamp ID #322
Further Object Details: cast bronze.
Professor Anne Nicogorski, Willamette University, cited with permission:
This brown, metal lamp is circular in its body. The large nozzle is scrolled on the sides and has a large wick hole. The fill hole is large and is recessed. There are holes at various points in the lamp.
Shape: Round bodied lamp with disk base, slightly concave. Small circular ridge on underside. Slightly rounded body profile with flat shoulder and broad concave discus. Long extended nozzle with rounded termination and a pair of volutes flanking nozzle, tapering into ridges on sides of body.
Decoration: Possible pair of concentric grooves at outer edge of discus.
Inscriptions: None.
Condition: Nearly complete. Three small to medium holes in reservoir, chips along edge of fill hole, tiny traces of bronze disease, overall pretty good.
Repository
Portland State University Middle East Studies Center
Accession Number
PSU 045 (74)
Rights
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