Lot 151: A Roman ceramic lamp with floral pattern
November 6, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A nice Roman ceramic lamp with floral pattern, c. 3rd Century AD, radiating around the fill-hole and geometric decor on shoulder, the with palm-frond within concentric grooves. L: 4 in (10.2cm), W: 3 1/8 in (7.9cm). The red-orange with much use in antiquity. Ex West Sussex, England Private Collection, acquired over half a century through auctions, dealers and antiques fairs.
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