Small circular terracotta lamp

Made:
300-300

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Small circular terracotta lamp, decorated with relief figures of man and woman copulating, Roman, 300BC-300

Details

Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A87286
type:
oil lamp
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • lighting device
  • lamp - lighting device
credit:
Gayer-Anderson, R.G.