Lamp with man and phallus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 75–175


Dimensions

Length: 12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

13.104

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Lighting devices

A plastic lamp in the form of a man with projecting nozzle in the form of a huge phallus.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren