A group of ten Roman plain ware pottery vessels including a lamp, some fragmentary, circa 3rd-4th Century A.D.; two Roman red ware fragments, circa 2nd-3rd Century A.D.; a Roman glass bottle, circa 2nd-4th Century A.D.
7 in. (18 cm.) high max
Almost certainly Temple of Mithras, London.
Almost certainly Professor William Francis Grimes (1905-1988) by whom given to Professor Sir Albert Richardson, P.R.A. in 1954.
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Please note that the Roman plain ware lamp described in the catalogue entry is not included in the lot, nor in the sale. The lot contains 12 items, not 13.
Price Realized: £1,000 ($1,613)
Sale Information: Sale 1186 — The Collection of Professor Sir Albert Richardson, P.R.A. 18 - 19 September 2013, London, King Street