Roman Terracotta Oil Lamp Depicitng Bust Of Satyr/Faun

Item Description

C. 2nd-3rd century AD
A nice example of a Roman oil lamp depicting the bust of Satyr/Faun (part human part goat) to central discus with laurel wreath to shoulders and a ribbed handle. The base of the nozzle is decorated with a ribbed and rope work pattern
Although cracked detail to central discus weak but outer border is very clear
Ex R. Backhouse Collection



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