Carthaginian Lamp

Title

Carthaginian Lamp

Subject

Carthaginian Lamp

Description

Lamp dates from 700-500 BCE and appears to be from Carthage. It is a flat open lamp, pinched in two places to form two spouts with no evidence of burning.

Source

Carthage

Date

8th to 6th Century BCE

Original Format

Ceramic Lamp

Physical Dimensions

12.8 cm x 2.4 cm

Files

IMG_4982.jpg

Citation

“Carthaginian Lamp,” UBC CNERS Artifact Collections, accessed October 18, 2017, http://cnerscollections.omeka.net/items/show/108.