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Lamp

Object Number:L-64-238
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Early Christian
Provenience: Italy
South Italy
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Iconography:Cross
Saints
Height: 7.9 cm
Length: 15.9 cm
Width: 8.8 cm
Other Number:99-159 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

Red ware painted red. Pear-shaped including spout. Loop handle in back of an almost perpendicular projection in the form of a medallion on which is a papal cross in relief. Circles and diamonds in relief around concave top on which are depicted in relief a seated figure with halo, three standing figures with haloes, and a tree.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Byzantine Studies Conference Mini-Exhibition (08 Oct 2010 - 10 Oct 2010) View Objects in Exhibition

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