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Roman Volute Lamp with Grapes on the Shoulder, 2nd/3rd Century AD

Roman Volute Lamp with Grapes on the Shoulder, 2nd/3rd Century AD


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Roman: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1338272
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Bernhard I. Müller, PhD
Gallery by appointment
Zurich, Switzerland

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 $150.00 
Roman volute lamp with a narrow flat shoulder showing wine leaves and grapes in relief. The plane concave discus with a filling hole and a smaller air hole.
The rounded nozzle flanked by volutes. Ring handle placed at rear.
Defined circular base with impressed planta pedis mark.
Ceramic
Roman, 2nd/3rd Century AD
L. 9.6 cm (3.8 in)
W. 6.8 cm (2.7 in)
Intact, fine condition. Mold made and light as a feather. Light tan clay with worn red slip.
Schuler Auktionen, Zurich (Switzerland), June 2010 sale.

The authenticity of the object is unconditionally guaranteed.