Music is found in every known culture, past and present, varying widely between times and places.
Since all people of the world, including the most isolated tribal groups, have a form of music, it may be concluded that music is likely to have been present in the ancestral population prior to the dispersal of humans around the world.
For centuries the oil lamp has served Man in the practical needs of daily life, remaining a constant reminder of his connection to the sacred.
The production of oil lamps by pottery wheel began about 600 BC.
At this time civilization, as we identify it, was unknown and prehistoric man inhabited cave-like environments.