Description: A North African red ware oil lamp with solid lug handle and a geometric design of a segmented square superimposed on a diamond-shaped design moulded on the discus, with a pattern of curled lines and circular pellets on the shoulder. A chip to the handle and recomposed from fragments with a small piece missing on the underside, however the top surface intact and a good-sized example, Tunisia.
Size: 135 mm/5.3 ins. in length
Date: c. 5th Century A.D.
Provenance: From the Collection of Mr M. Vaughan, London, formed in the 1970s-1980s.