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This transparent green oil lamp is mold-blown in the form of a deep bowl with three handles of suspension curving from the tubular folded rim to diagonally fluted body. The ring-shaped base is formed from a separate coil. This type of three-handled lamp is commonly found on church and synagogue sites of the early Byzantine period, 400-600 AD. Complete unbroken examples are rare.

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67.13 -

This translucent pale green bottle has a broad cylindrical body with the base indented for stability, and long cylindrical neck widening into a funnel at the top. Three thick threads coil around the neck funnel. The vessel is freeblown green glass; there are areas of sandy crust, and a silvery multicolor iridescence.

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67.28 -

Translucent blue-green double unguentarium, a small vessel that holds oils or other cosmetic liquids, with a thick thread zig-zagged from rim to neck, and thinner threads spiraling down the body. This free blown unguentarium is in the form of two joined tubes with a rounded base.

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This translucent pale green, everted rim flask has a cylindrical neck, flat round body, and rounded bottom showing a pontil mark. Translucent dark blue green glass was used for two applied handles connecting shoulder to rim, and two coils, one each below the rim and one at the base of the neck. Hand blown. Silvery iridescence.

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This bottle is made of clear freeblown glass and has accumulated encrustation and iridescence. Transparent and colorless, the bottle has a flared rim, narrow neck widening into a bulbous body, and ring base with an indentation in its center. Three threads are trailed around the middle of the neck at the narrowest point.

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69.20 - N/A

This is a shallow dark cobalt blue plate with green dot and light green dash decorations. This dish could reflect the influence in Iran in Chinese blue-and-white porcelain.

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This face is carved from wood and has traces of white, black and orange pigment; a white ground layer; and a brown resin-like substance on its surface. The top of the face ends just above the eyebrows. The back is flat, roughly carved and sawed, unpainted with traces of an adhesive.