Lamp in the form of a Boat



Hilton Price Number
HP4058
Object Type
Implements and utensils, Lighting equipment and implements, Lamp
Period
Graeco-Roman Period
Material
Pottery (Terracotta)
Measurements
Length: 3¾ inches
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

Lamp in the form of a Boat, with a man seated in the stern. L. 3¾ in. Red glazed terra-cotta. Roman period.

Bibliography

Price, Frederick George Hilton (1909) A catalogue of the Egyptian antiquities in the possession of F. G. Hilton Price, Dir.S.A. Vol. II. London: Bernard Quaritch. Anonymous (1911). Catalogue of the important and extensive collection of Egyptian antiquities, the property of the late F. G. Hilton-Price, Esq. [...] : which will be sold by auction by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge [...] on Wednesday, 12th July, 1911, and two following days, and on Monday, the 17th of July, and four following days. London: Davy.

Last modified: 11 Jul 2021

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