An ancient Greek terracotta oil lamp with an elongated nozzle, incised band around the center, a pinched'ear,' and an alpha on the side. 3rd - 2nd century BC.A full lamp of this type would burn for two or three hours. Confer: Lamps from the Athenian Agora, (Princeton, 1963), nos. Formerly in a New Jersey private collection. GUARANTEED AUTHENTIC AND AS DESCRIBED. HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART, NEW YORK.
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