Tanasi, Davide; Kingsland, Kaitlyn; Hassam, Stephan; Amico, Frank
Lamp is decorated with raised tracings of leaves, grapes, flowers and birds. Base is a ridge in a teardrop shape, which replicates the shape of the perimeter of the lamp itself. Handle rises from the back of the lamp in a C-shape, curving toward the fill hole. A trough defined by the rim of the fill hole and a ridge drains to the nozzle.
Ceramic Oil Lamp
1 lamp : clay
Lamps, Ancient, 3D model
4.9 x 9.5 x 7.0
8th century CE
Eastern Mediterranean region
Physical Collection ID
Digital 3D model
University of South Florida. Library. Special Collections Department (LOC)
Farid Karam Lebanon Collections of Antiquities
citation/reference: Yizhar Hirschfeld, The Roman Baths at Hammat Gader, 1997; Colt Archaeological Institute, Excavations at Nessana, 1962. Color: Brown. The 3D model of this object was created under the supervision of Dr. Davide Tanasi.
Farid Karam Collection of Graeco-Roman Antiquities
Nikon D3400, AF-P Nikon 18-55 mm 1:3.5-5.6G
Digital Photogrammetry, Agisoft Photoscan Professional 1.4.4
University of South Florida. Department of History (LOC)
Unknown, "Oil lamp" (2022). Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection. 134.