Roman Terracotta Oil Lamp Decorated With Cupid

Item Description

C. 1st-2nd century AD

A nice small Roman oil lamp decorated with cupid to central discus within an incised linear border and a voluted nozzle to finish.

Cracked with chip to edge otherwise intact with nice detail.

Ref: Lampes Antiques by H. Dejean, planche 25.

Provenance: Ex Oxford Gentleman’s Collection, acquired over forty years.

Size: 84mm length



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