Roman oil lamp in orange-beige ceramic with slip. Elongated tank, round spout, highly concave disc.
The disc is adorned with a naked man in the middle of a race, probably an athlete
The base is adorned with a large embossed ring
Dimensions: length 9.4 cm, width 5.8 cm
Lamp in perfect condition, no restoration.
Roman Empire, Italy
Dating: 1st/2nd century AD
In perfectly preserved condition - no restoration.
Appraised by Jean Roudillon, renowned expert.
Provenance: France, Galerie O.S.T., ref 145
Before that: From an large collection, acquired in the 80s/90s.
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- Período cultural
- Roma Antiga
- - lampião a óleo decorado com um atleta pelado na corrida
- 9.4×5.8×4.2 cm
- Século/ Período de tempo
- 1st century AD
- Bom estado, ver foto