Artist Syro-Palestinian, Syrian
  • One-wick Lamp
Date between 5th and 6th century CE
Medium pinkish-buff clay with traces of red glaze; mold-made
Dimensions Overall: 1 × 2 1/16 × 2 7/8 inches (2.5 × 5.2 × 7.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 72.399
Department Ancient Near Eastern Art
Not On View
discovered near (Luxemburgerstrasse, Cologne, Germany).
Prof. W.O. Emery (Crawfordsville, Indiana, USA);
1904, purchased by the City of Detroit (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1973-present, found in the collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)