An ancient Roman pottery oil lamp. The discus is framed by raised concentric rings, in the centre a depiction of a recumbent gazelle. Volute nozzle with wick hole.
Size: 105,4 x 74,9 x 25,8 mm
Condition: good condition, no cracks or repairs, attractive reddish brown tone. Visible signs of wear (chipped at one corner of the nozzle), consistent with age and use, see pictures for own impression.
Certificate of Authenticity available upon request (pdf-format).
Shipping: registered and insured parcel.
Purchased by the current owner from a Dutch collection.
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- Ancient Roman
- Oil lamp with recumbent animal
- 25.8×74.9×105.4 mm
- Century/ Timeframe
- 1st century AD
- Good Condition, See Photo