Lamp

Roman
Imperial period
1st century A.D.


Dimensions

1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.011 total length MEASURE?

Accession Number

38.1551

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment, Lighting devices

Pale buff clay. Round bowl with two projecting leaves on sides. Around central depression egg pattern and mask with small leaves above nozzle. Round loop handle with two incised ridges on top.

Condition: Incrusted.

Provenance

By date unknown: Miss E. B. Davidson Collection; gift of Miss E. B. Davidson to MFA, October 13, 1938

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. B. Davidson