Miniature lamp

Roman
Imperial Period
1st century A.D.


Dimensions

Length: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.); diameter: 2.6 cm.

Accession Number

53.2004

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Lighting devices

Miniature lamp, probably brownish clay, unglazed; considerable incrustation. Vertical ring handle with leaf-shaped attachment; plain body; double volutes on nozzle.
(Broneer Type XXIII)

Provenance

Recorded by MFA as Source Unknown.

Credit Line

Source unidentified