ROMAN TERRACOTTA OILLAMP WITH BIGA

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ROMAN TERRACOTTA OILLAMP WITH BIGA
Round body with rounded nozzle, discus decorated with scene of a biga racing to left with charioteer with rod and warrior with spear, filling hole below, all within two grooves; without handle, circular base. Beige clay with dark brown slip

Ex M. und M. AG, Switzerland before 1974; hence Duch priv. coll.; ex Cahn Auktion 5, 2005, no. 369
L. 7,9 cm. Intact

Late 1st – early 2nd cent. AD

 875

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