Medieval London

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  • Collection: Hanging Metal Lamp

Hanging oil lamp depicted in a Christian church, c. 1300.

Another example of a metal hanging oil lamp. Bowls are used for the oil and short wicks could be added. The lamp had numerous bowls so as to provide more light for a larger space.

Hanging metal lamp, perhaps Jewish, likely from the 12th century.
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