Bronze stand for three hanging lamps: rectangular brass base-plate with a semicircular cut-out in front, supported by four lion's paws on circular plinths. At the rear of the base-plate is a moulded base, from which rises a triangular shaft with ridged corners forming plain panels on each side; at the top of each panel is an applied plaque in the form of a panther's head and front paws. At the top of the shaft is a triangular capital decorated on each face with an applied palmette; above the palmettes is a floral knob. From each corner of the capital extends a lamp-hanger in the form of voluted leaves, with a floral knob.
- 1-79 (probably)
- Excavated/Findspot: Pompeii (said to be from)
- (Europe,Italy,Campania,Naples (province),Pompeii)
- Height: 57.1 centimetres
- Length: 28.5 centimetres
- Width: 26.4 centimetres
Not on display
Greek & Roman Antiquities
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Object reference number: GAA2390
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