Roman Terracotta Oil Lamp: Gladiator

 

Roman Terracotta Oil Lamp: Gladiator

An ancient Roman terracotta oil lamp with relief decoration in the discus depicting an advancing Murmillo gladiator holding a dagger and rectangular shield and wearing a crested helmet and greaves.

Ca. 1st - 3rd century BC.
Length: 1 3/4 in (4.4 cm).

Formerly in a private New York collection; previously in the collection of Dr. Sid Port, California, 1980s.

Inv#: 7625

$1,000

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