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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.A312
Object Name Lamp, Oil
Description Pottery oil lamp; pinched triangular-shaped nose, central hole, decorated by 4 ridged circles with attacking soldier(?) figure in depressed center; ridged ring handle; nose restored; gray core; unglazed; medium wall.
Date range: 1st - 2nd century C.E.
Title Oil Lamp
Date 1st - 2nd century CE
Material clay
Dimensions H-4.9 L-10.5 Dia-6 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Pottery
Pottery industry
Earthenware
Ancient Rome
Roman Empire
Rhineland