Agora Object: L 317
Inventory Number:   L 317
Section Number:   Ε
Title:   Lamp Fragment
Category:   Lamps
Description:   Upper part only preserved.
On the top of a heavy slightly hollow stem rests a shallow oil bowl. Below the bowl, the stem is encircled by a swollen ring. From the center of the bowl rose some projection, now broken off. One side of the bowl is finished to form an open nozzle, and 90 degrees from this is the upper attachment of a vertical loop handle.
The clay is coarse yellow, unglazed except for the inside of the bowl, which has a flaky reddish-black glaze.
Type XXXVI of Corinth collection.
Context:   Exact provenience uncertain.
Negatives:   Leica
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.013
Material:   Ceramic
Date:   1931
Section:   Ε
Period:   Byzantine
Bibliography:   Hesperia 2 (1933), p. 212.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 2 (1933)
Card: L 317