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Egyptian Frog Oil Lamp

Egyptian Frog Oil Lamp

Regular price €99,00 EUR
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A very nice and classical egyptian oil lamp with a motive of frog arms/legs around the discus. The frog had great symbolic value and meaning in Egyptian time – it represented life and fertility, the romans inherited this belief - however the meaning became less and less important as time passed.

Provenance: Ex. Private Collection, Charlottenlund.

Culture & Year: Romano-Egyptian, 150 - 400 AD.

Condition: Very fine condition, small crack in bottom - see picture.

Height: 3.8 cm
Width: 6.3 cm
Length: 8.9 cm

Low stock: 1 left

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