Ancient Lamps - RomQ Reference Collection

HOME | CATALOGUE | NOTES | ARTICLES | FAKES | BIBLIOGRAPHY | LINKS

 Home > Catalogue > Hellenistic Period > Mouldmade


HM2

Reference: HM2 / Cat. No.

Period: Hellenistic

Origin: Egypt

Date: 150 50 BC

Description:

On nozzle: a thyrsos tied with a ribbon.

Fabric: Brick-red clay, traces of thin red wash on upper surface.

Manufacture: Mould made.

Size (cm): L. 8.3, W. 6.9, H. 2.8

Condition: Firing cracks on upper surface. R. ear damaged revealing grey clay core.

Notes:
Cf. BMC I, Q592; BMC II, Q592 bis, Q594 bis; Hayes, 84; Djuric, C33; Mlasowsky, 29; Petrie Museum, UC50682.


Comments:
Fayoum red-slipped ware.




Last edited: 07-05-2006

Back to top

Visitors are welcome to download and re-use images for non-commercial use. Acknowledgement to the RomQ Reference Collection would be appreciated.
 

Copyright © 2006 RomQ. All rights reserved.