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Bronze Oil Lamp

Title: Bronze Oil Lamp
Site: Текija / Transdierna
Location/Region: Kladovo
Chrolonology: 1 AD - 500
Museum: National Museum in Belgrade - Archeological Museum of Đerdap
Country: Serbia
Period: Roman Limes: Flavians-Тrајаn
Epoch: Roman
Closer Dating: 1st - 2nd century
Material: Bronze
Dimensions: L 10; W 4.6; H 3 cm
Production Technique: Molding
Bibliography: Ј. (Rankov) Kondić (processing, cat. collection in the prepress); А. C. Kuzmanović - A.Jovanović, TEKIJA, Belgrade 2004, cat.3


Pear-shaped, with leaf-like handle and angular beak, with two main, larger, and several small holes in the disk and in the beak.

Roman fortress with village Transdierna/Тekija: a systematic archaeological excavations and research (Iron Gate/Đerdap II Project, Prof. Dr A.C. Kuzmanovic)