A Roman terracotta oil lamp of Bailey type B group IV with volutes and rounded nozzle; discus decorated with a bull running right. The base bears the maker's name L MADIEC an Italic maker with branches in northern Africa active 90-140 AD.
Northern Africa: Circa 4th-5th AD.
NB. Not supplied with stand.
The base cracked and repaired in several places; surface glaze worn, otherwise Very Fine condition.
Length 11 cms (4.3 ins).
Provenance: From the collection of Arno Jumpertz, Leverkusen, Germany, 1924-1984 with his collection card. Much of the collection was exhibited at Neus museum, 1985. Cf. Leibundgut XII
Provenanced Roman oil lamp with maker's mark
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