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Lamp with Pan

A lamp with an oval body with rounded rear; projecting, slightly splayed nozzle. Mould-produced ring-handle imitating applied ribbed handle. Filling-hole adjacent to the handle. On top it is decorated with the bust of young Pan in high relief; in the background a shepherd, crook and syrinx. On...

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By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Thebes); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, February 1900

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Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 2nd–1st century B.C.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Tools & equipment, Lighting Devices