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  • Bg257g54m?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Terra-cotta oil lamp, 5th-6th Century C.E. Provenance: Syro-Palestinian. Buff clay. Rim: raised around both fill and wick holes. Radial pattern on rim with menorah pattern on nozzle. Base: pear-shaped with raised base-ring. Condition: very fine. 8.3 cm length, 3.0 cm height. JPG file (119 KB).
  • Dz010r486?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Terra-cotta lamp, 1st century C.E. Provenance: Syro-Palestinian. Brown, buff clay. Handle point. Rim decorated with flower/star pattern. Dot encircled at nozzle. Dionysus on discus. Raised-ring base. Condition: cracked but repaired, replacing a section of right shoulder. 10.2 cm length, 2.6 cm height. JPG file (84.9 KB).
  • Zp38wf02g?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Terra-cotta oil lamp, 4th-5th century C.E. Provenance: Syro-Palestinian. Buff clay. Radial wreath pattern on rim, pellet dividing. Wide, raised rim around wick hole. Cross on nozzle. Raised rim on fill hole and base. Condition: very fine. 7.7 cm length, 3.2 cm height. JPG file (105 KB).
  • 79407z653?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Terra-cotta oil lamp, 4th-5th century C.E. Provenance: Syro-Palestinian. Buff clay. Radial wreath pattern on rim, pellet dividing. Wide, raised rim around wick hole. Cross on nozzle. Raised rim on fill hole and base. Condition: very fine. 7.7 cm length, 3.2 cm height. JPG file (82.6 KB).
  • Jd472z00w?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Terra-cotta oil lamp, 4th-5th century C.E. Provenance: Syro-Palestinian. Radial pattern on rim. Large cross on small nozzle. Raised rim on fill hole, wick hole and base. Pellet divides pattern on rim. Condition: very fine. 6.4 cm length, 2.9 cm height. JPG file (123 KB).
  • 2v23vv902?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Terra-cotta oil lamp, 5th century C.E. Provenance: Syro-Palestinian. Reddish-brown clay. Circular body with fine ribbing. Short nozzle. Base: rounded with button ring. Condition: very fine. 9.1 cm length, 4.7 cm height. JPG file (128 KB).
  • Vd66w1455?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Terra-cotta oil lamp, 3rd-4th century C.E. Provenance: Syro-Palestinian. Buff clay, brittle. Rounded base with slight band. Herring-bone pattern on rim. Slightly raised handle. Bordered cross on nozzle with four circle pattern. Nozzle indents and widens. Wide band on fill hole. Blackened wick hole. Condition: very fine, horizontal crack on back side, extends vertically to rim. 8.0 cm length, 2.6 cm height. JPG file (115 KB).
  • Gx41mk14v?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Terra-cotta oil lamp, 4th century C.E. Provenance: Syro-Palestinian. Buff clay. Radial pattern and pellet on rim. Cross on nozzle. Convex base surrounded by base ring. Large filling hole surrounded by raised ridge. Condition: good, cracked from left middle to end of nozzle, large section missing from bottom. 6.9 cm length, 4.6 cm width, 2.9 cm height. JPG file (121 KB).
  • Gx41mk13k?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Terra-cotta oil lamp, 1st-2nd century C.E. Provenance: Jerash/Gerasa (Palestinian). Clay. Base: round with triple ring, outer ring bold. Elongated nozzle. Raised handle. Fill-hole double-ringed, surrounded by 9 petals on either side of handle. Isolated leaf or fruit on nozzle. Wick-hole double-ringed. Outer rim branded. Condition: very fine. 8.9 cm length, 5.6 cm width, 1.4 cm height. JPG file (98.2 KB).
  • R494vm57p?file=thumbnail
    Contributing Institution: Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Library
    Description: Terra-cotta oil lamp, 2nd-1st century B.C.E. Brown clay with patina. Circular body with straight sides. Rim: upward-sloping with high filling hole marked by tapering rim. Elongated nozzle. Base: string-cut disk. Condition: very fine. 8.3 cm length, 4.8 cm width, 2.4 cm height. JPG file (113 KB).