Terracotta saucer-shaped lamp

Terracotta | 4.8 x 10.8cm | 4th century B.C.

Unknown Artist

Wheel-made with edge folded in to form a wick rest; flaring rim, with beveled lip; deep, almost round, open body; raised base ring, and flat base, with marks of potter's string across it. Band of fine grooves around upper body on underside.

Intact. ...
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