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Donor Name:
Miss Olive R. Seward  Search this
Site Name:
Ephesus  Search this
Culture:
Roman  Search this
Object Type:
Lamp
Place:
Izmir Province, Turkey (Türkiye)
Accession Date:
29 Jul 1892
Notes:
From Card: "Terracotta lamp with base ring, nozzle with small triangular terminus, brown slip, but without handle. Discus decorated with relief of draped female playing a lyre, probably Terpischore, muse of dancing. Profile 3, fig. 34, type XXII in Broneer's Classification. ... Exhibit, Hall 26, 1976".
From 1978 NMNH slide set caption: Ceramic lamp - mold made, brown, slip. discus deco., with Terpsichore fig. dancing, Roman, 1st Century A.D.
Record Last Modified:
2 Sep 2020
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
025988
USNM Number:
A154496G-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ffe7941e-6c1b-4ff3-aec6-6e86a3cf276e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8026229