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Terracotta oil lamp in the shape of a boat

Period:
Mid Imperial
Date:
2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman, Egyptian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
length 6 1/4in. (15.9cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.2116
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Lamp in the form of a boat.
1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan. no. 17, p. 263.

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