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Roman oil-lamp with lion.  Late 1st century A.D.

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Roman oil-lamp with lion. Late 1st century A.D.

An important "terra sigillata" (red earthenware) oil-lamp decorated with a impressive walking lion encircled by an edge which is decorated with fine palmettes. This lamp is very rare, due to its quality, theme and size ! Roman. Late 1st century A.D. Dimensions: H (handle) 6,2cm ; H (lamp) 3,7cm ; L 17cm ; W 12cm Provenance: Ex private collection of Mr. S. Moussaieff (U.K.) collected between 1948 and 2000.

Period : < 16th century

Antique dealer : Kim J. Nazzi

Kim J. Nazzi

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Ancient Art & Antiquities