Head of Bacchus lamp
Hellenistic (Ptolemaic) Period to Byzantine (Cop
Height x width x length: 3.8 x 6 x 8.5 cm (1 1/2 x 2 3/8 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Gray clay; oval shape; head of Bacchus with ivy head dress; pot mark “X” on bottom. One of twenty-five lamps of various designs.
Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt. 1962: Accepted by the MFA; 1969: Arrived at the MFA.
Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt