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    ROMAN. Mid 1st-2nd century AD. Lot of two oil lamps with animal designs. Both about 4.5" (12 cm) long and of North African manufacture, one depicts a ewe standing left, foreleg raised and the other a ram standing left, head reverted. Both of buff-colored clay with varying amounts of reddish glaze remaining. Each displays a fair amount of surface wear but appears intact and unrestored. Both similar to Malloy, "Artifacts of Ancient Civilizations" no. 1982. TWO PIECES IN LOT.

    From a Southern California private collection.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2011
    7th-12th Wednesday-Monday
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