|ROMANO-EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA LAMP IN THE FORM OF A HIPPOCAMP
A rare type in extremely fine style.
1st Century AD
L. 4 7/8 in (12.1 cm.); H. 4 1/2 in (11.4 cm.)
Ex collection of Jean-André Perichon-Bey, 1860-1929?, Rodah, Egypt, and Paris, France, acquired before 1903; ex J.M.E. collection, New York, acquired in London, June 2007.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2014, no. 70.