Ancient Art

Fragment of lamp, triangular attachment and ring handle

n.d.

Terracotta

H. of base of triangle: 8 cm., 3 1/8 in.
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.625
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
Roman, Early imperial
Classification: 
Lighting Devices
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex. coll. Dr. Paul Arndt

Bibliography: 

Professor Paul V. C. Baur, Catalogue of the Rebecca Darlington Stoddard Collection of Greek and Italian Vases at Yale University, 1st ed. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1922).

Christa Bauchenss-Thüriedl, Erika Simon, and Ingrid Krauskopf, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, 8 vols. (Zurich: Artemis, 1981–97), vol. 4, p. 121-22, no. 16g; vol. 6, p. 723, no. 43.

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