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Lamp in the Form of a Mask

Object Name:
Lamp
Date:
probably 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.
Medium:
Earthenware; molded
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.1611
Not on view
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
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