Roman oil lamp with flower decorationR25
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A slip painted pottery oil lamp moulded with a stylised flower pattern on the tondo. The base is stamped with an indistinct maker’s name.
Roman, late 1st or 2nd Century AD
10.7 x 7.1 cms
Handle lost otherwise intact
Ex. collection: Sir William Whitfield (1920-2019), St Helen Hall, St Helen Auckland, Co. Durham, UK; acquired in the UK during the 1940’s.
Sir William Whitfield was a prominent architect during the 1960’s and 1970’s, for further reading please see: