Pinched Lamp from As-Salat

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 02 April 2018
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This is an early form of pottery pinched lamps. Circa 2300-2000 BCE. From modern-day As-Salat, Jordan Hashemite Kingdom. (The Jordan Museum, Amman, Jordan).

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2018, April 02). Pinched Lamp from As-Salat. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8503/pinched-lamp-from-as-salat/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Pinched Lamp from As-Salat." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 02, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/8503/pinched-lamp-from-as-salat/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Pinched Lamp from As-Salat." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 02 Apr 2018. Web. 17 Oct 2021.