Lamp

Egyptian
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D. 364


Findspot: Egypt, Giza or Rifeh

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 3.1 x 6 x 7.8 cm (1 1/4 x 2 3/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

07.564.2

Medium or Technique

Pottery (terracotta); mold-made

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Lighting devices

Lamp of red clay with radiating petal motif in relief around central disc; round shape, central hole, no handle.

Provenance

From Giza or Deir Rifa. Excavated by the Egyptian Research Account.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription