Lamp with mask

modern in Greek style
Modern in the style of Hellenistic Period


Dimensions

13.1 cm (5 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.131 H. Length, not height??? CHECK

Accession Number

01.7942

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Lighting devices

Plastic lamp decorated on top with bald, bearded mask of satyr type; very long, voluted nozzle.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in London: said from Apollonia in the Cyrenaica.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution