Two terra-cotta oil lamps. North Africa, 3rd Century


Lot comprising:

Oil lamp with heart spout with medallion representing a panther facing left and one medallion with scale decoration. Orange terra-cotta. Pottery studio signature on back.
North Africa, 3rd Century A.D.
Length: 11,5 cm (4-1/2 in.)
Wear and small shocks

Oil lamp with spout with straight line with medallion presenting Cupid fishing with net. Terra-cotta with thin brown glaze.
Studio signature MNOVIVSM.
North Africa, 3rd Century A.D.
Length: 10 cm (4 in.)

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  • Item(s) quantity:  2
  • Period :  3rd Century
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014091924