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Terracotta lamp

Period:
Early Imperial, Julio-Claudian
Date:
1st half of 1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta; mold-made
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 3/4 x 11 11/16 in. (12.1 x 29.7 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1021.286
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Palmette and conventional decoration.
Canessa, Ercole and Arthur Sambon. 1904. Vases Antiques de Terre Cuite: Collection Canessa, Bibliothèque du Musée. no. 267, p. 77, Paris.

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