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Terracotta lamp: on discus, bull

Period:
Early Imperial, Augustan
Date:
late 1st century B.C.–early 1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman, Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta; mold-made
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/8 x 3 in. (2.9 x 7.6 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2014
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Bull on discus;with nozzle channel and voluted nozzle.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2608, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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