About this object

History of use

This oil lamp is meant to be balanced on top of the prongs of stand Na1631.

Physical description

The lamp (or part a) is black-brown in colour, has a semi-circular shape that is wider in the centre and tapers at each end with an angular underside. The two wicks (or part b and c) are orange in colour, are made of plant fibre? and have brown seed-like centre.