Frog Lamp,

ca. 100 300 AD                            

     

This is a regional style lamp exclusively produced in Egypt between ca. 100 300 AD. The lamps are named after the frogs, an Egyptian fertility symbol, which decorates the surface.

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(H3.2-31)  MMMN

L: 8.4cm   W: 6.8cm   H: 2.2cm

Egyptian

3rd to 4th century AD