Lamp, 2nd century. Egypt. The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Small earthenware lamps, made from double molds, were the most commonly used source of light for Egyptians during the Roman period. This lamp is decorated with the image of a peacock displayed and is marked CLO HEL for its maker.
Attributed to Oliver H. Willard (American, active 1850s–70s, died 1875). Artillery, Musician, 1866. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Fund, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 2010 (2010.35) #mustache