Danube Virtual Museum

Lamp

Title: Lamp
Site: Kostolac / Viminacium
Location/Region: Požarevac
Chrolonology: 1 AD - 500
Museum: National Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Culture: Roman
Dimensions: R 19,4; W 11,8; H 3,3 cm;
Production Technique: Winch, hand
Bibliography: Cvjetićanin, T. 2010. Roman Pottery in Moesia Superior, Belgrade

Description

Light-red clay mold for the upper part of the lamp with seven beaks. The dent on the upper part was decorated with a wreath of semicircular bulges, judging by the negative of the mold.