Eight Ancient terracotta oil lamps and a vessel and another pottery oil lamp, 10
Lot 85
Eight Ancient terracotta oil lamps and a vessel and another pottery oil lamp, 10
Sold for £875 (US$ 1,470) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Eight Ancient terracotta oil lamps and a vessel
Circa 5th Century B.C. - 4th Century A.D.
Including four Roman lamps with volute nozzle, the tondos decorated with Leda and the swan, two gladiators and a bird on a branch, a Palestinian lamp with net decoration, a miniature double lamp, a cosmetic vessel and another lamp, 1½in-4¼in (4cm-11cm) long; and another pottery oil lamp, in the shape of a fish with a cross and a chi-rho on the sides, Not Ancient, 9¼in (23.5cm) long (10)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    English deceased estate, Bournemouth, formed before 1982.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
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