Terracotta Oil Lamp with Mars

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Carole Raddato
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published on 17 January 2014
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Terracotta oil lamp depicting Mars riding a chariot. It dates from the 2nd century CE. (Staatliche Antikensammlungen, Munich)

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2014, January 17). Terracotta Oil Lamp with Mars. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2233/terracotta-oil-lamp-with-mars/

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Raddato, Carole. "Terracotta Oil Lamp with Mars." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 17, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2233/terracotta-oil-lamp-with-mars/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Terracotta Oil Lamp with Mars." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 17 Jan 2014. Web. 17 Oct 2021.