Shell motif lamp
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364
Height x width x length: 1.8 x 5 x 6.2 cm (11/16 x 1 15/16 x 2 7/1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pottery (terracotta); mold-made
Not On View
Lamp of dark brown clay, nearly square in overall shape; depressed disc with shell decoration in center and a small loop handle.
From Menshiyeh. 1894: given to the MFA by Mrs. S.D. Warren.
Gift of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren