Roman Terracotta Oil Lamp Depicting Mercury

Item Description

C. 3rd-4th century AD

A pale orange oil lamp depicting the god Mercury to central discus holding a money bag and caduceus. The handle is also deorated with incised linear detail and concentric circles to the base and finished with a voluted nozzle.

Chip to handle and side otherwise good detail.

Size: 87mm length



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