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Terracotta lamp fragment

Culture:
Roman, Gaulish
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
3 1/2 × 2 3/4 × 1/2 in. (8.9 × 7 × 1.3 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.2059
Not on view
1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan. no. 146, p. 282, pl. 345.9.

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