Romano-Egyptian pottery lamp excavated from Egypti

Made:
c. 200 CE in Egypt

Romano-Egyptian pottery lamp excavated from Egyptian tomb. Inked inscription on body :'Mausoleum Augustus'. This lamp is similar to forms made c.200 AD.

Details

Category:
Lighting
Object Number:
1953-476/3
type:
oil lamp
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • lighting device
  • lamp - lighting device
credit:
Mrs H.M. Burke
status:
Permanent collection

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.