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  • Stone oil lamp, 9th century
    Found at Iran, Nishapur, Sabz Pushan, Room 5, Lower Level
    Steatite; carved; H. 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm), L. 9 13/16 in. (25 cm), W. 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm)
    Rogers Fund, 1938 (38.40.116)

    This lamp has a pleasing design for holding several wicks, and a curved handle for transporting it.

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  • Stone oil lamp, 9th century
    Found at Iran, Nishapur, Sabz Pushan, Room 5, Lower Level
    Steatite; carved; H. 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm), L. 9 13/16 in. (25 cm), W. 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm)
    Rogers Fund, 1938 (38.40.116)


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