Lamp

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Object Name: 
Lamp
Accession Number: 
63.1.28
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.4 cm, Th: 0.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 400-499
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nehemiah Zori
Primary Description: 
Transparent very pale green glass; blown. Fragment of funnel-shaped lamp from polykandelon; wall curves in at bottom; narrow, almost horizontal floor; hollow, tapering stem, rounded at bottom; pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Zori, Nehemiah, Source
1963-12-21
Category: 
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 196, #343; p. 360, #343; BIB# 58895