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Terracotta oil lamp

Period:
Early Byzantine
Date:
ca. A.D. 550–650
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
Length 6.4 cm. H. 3 cm.
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1860
Not on view
Broneer Type 29. Unpierced handle. Mold-made. Discus: krater containing fruit. Two large filling holes at bottom of scene near nozzle. Sloping shoulder: row of large raised points.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2795, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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