Terracotta oil lamp, Terracotta, Roman, Cypriot

Terracotta oil lamp

Culture:
Roman, Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 5/8 x 3 1/2 in. (4.1 x 8.9 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2202
Not on view
Ring handle. Mold-made. Palin discus decorated with a single raised circle around slightly off-center filling hole, and groove and raised circle around edge. Undecorated shoulder. Incised base ring; flat base with impressed, foot-shaped (?) marker's mark at center. Red slip.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2925, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.