Roman Terracotta Oil Lamp Decorated With Cupid
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