Galerie Günter Puhze
Ancient Art

Object: 7303

Oil lamp

Late Roman from North Africa, 4th – 5th century AD

Clay. Oil lamp with three rounded nozzles, in the discus three vent holes, pierced handle and flat base. Around the nozzles line decoration. On the discus Serapis with sceptre and opposite him Isis with sistrum sitting on a cline. In front a tripod and garlands above the scene. Intact, remains of sinter.

Private collection S. M. (1925 – 2015), Israel, acquired between 1948 and 2000.

L 18 cm   W 16,6 cm

Price € 2.800