Romano-Egyptian pottery lamp from Egyptian tomb

Made:
c. 200 CE in Egypt

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Romano-Egyptian pottery lamp excavated from Egyptian tomb. Inked inscription on body :'Mausoleum Augustus'. This lamp is similar to forms made c.200 AD.

Details

Category:
Lighting
Object Number:
1953-476/3
type:
oil lamp
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • lighting device
  • lamp - lighting device
credit:
Mrs H.M. Burke