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Terracotta lamp

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. A.D. 75–125
Culture:
Roman, Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta; mold-made
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 3/4 x 4 1/8 in. (4.5 x 10.5 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1840
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
On discus, radiate head of Sol, the sun god.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2688, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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