Oil-lamp with Bacchus astride an ass's head

On display

Details

  • Title

    Oil-lamp with Bacchus astride an ass's head

  • Associated place

    Northern Italy (place of creation)
  • Date

    early 16th century
  • Material and technique

    bronze

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    7.1 cm (height)
    13.8 cm (length)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by C. D. E. Fortnum, 1888.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1888.CDEF.B1102

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Further reading

Warren, Jeremy, Vol 1 Medieval and Renaissance Sculpture in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum Publications, 2014), pp. 112 - 114 no. 32

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