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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A317
Object Name Lamp, Oil
Description Pottery oil lamp with pinched, rimmed, partly restored nose; 2 pieces joined; orange-red core; unglazed; thick wall.
Date range: 1st - 3rd century C.E.

Title Oil Lamp
Date 1st - 3rd century CE
Material clay
Dimensions H-4 L-10 Dia-5.7 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery industry
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire