Title

Lamp Handle

Creator

Creation Date

1st-2nd century CE

Culture

Roman

Medium

bronze

Credit Line

Bequest of David P. Harris ('46), 2020

Accession Number

2020.184

Description

Handle of a lamp in the form of a horse's head. For a comparable piece, see the lamp found at Qasr Ibrim (Nubia), now at the British Museum, EA66576.

Provenance

Purchased from Tetragon, London, in 2005. From the Abarbannel collection.

Collection

Ancient Collection

Preview

image preview

Share

 
COinS