Terracotta oil lamp
- Late Imperial
- 3rd–early 4th century A.D.
- Terracotta; mold-made
- H.: 1 3/8 x 4 1/16 in. (3.5 x 10.3 cm)
- Credit Line:
- The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 169
The lamp was made in Athens and is decorated appropriately with the bust of Athena (Roman Minerva) on the discus.