Terracotta oil lamp


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Loeschcke Type 8. Unpierced handle. Mold-made. Discus: large palm frond with central diamond on stem and two spiral tendrils at base; two filling holes towards sides. On shoulder: double herring-bone wreath. Undefined, deep concave base, with incised Greek letters around edge at back: EΘƧXMS.


Terracotta oil lamp, Terracotta, Roman

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