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  1. Scorpion oil lamp: The Archaic Smokeless Fire

    The aperatus is simple, a shallow pottery bowl,
    a handfull of fine gravel,four stones fashioned to
    look like a scorpion,one or more wicks
    (red belt bracket)and enough oil to fill the bowl.
    Used for cooking,heating,and ligthing,the Scorpion motif is a powerful survival tool.without
    the poisonous smoke of a wood fire,you can
    heat the inside of a snow shelter or tent.Also
    known as a kudlijk(Eskimo oil stove)they were used for tens of centuries for ...