User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Lamp with two nozzles

Start collecting

Shallow, crudely made form with flat base and flaring sides; rim folded inwards from three sides to form two small closed-off nozzle. Undecorated.

Provenance

By date unknown: Estate of William F. Whittemore; gift of the Estate of William F. Whittemore to MFA, July 19, 1928

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of William F. Whittemore

Greek, Classical or Hellenistic Period, 4th–3rd century B.C.

Dimensions

Length: 9.1 cm.

Accession Number

28.377

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not on View
Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Lighting Devices