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Model lamp

Gray and red mottled, model lamp with the inside hollow.

Provenance

From Tell Dafana (Daphnae), South 1543. 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Object Place

Tell Defenneh, Egypt

Accession Number

87.709

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Lighting Devices