Ancient Jerusalem style Byzantine "Christian" terracotta oil lamp, dated from, 485 AD.
Mould made, rim around filling hole. Linear bank around the shoulders with a branch design on the nozzle. Two rims around the filling hole.
Ancient Greek highly painted pottery LEKYTHOS, depicting three dancing figures , dating to approximately 500 BC
Lekythoi (plural of lekythos) were used to hold oil or perfume, especially during religious ceremonies also at baths and gymnasiums and for funerary offerings
Graceful body tapered to the base, and a narrow neck with a loop-shaped handle.
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This is a wonderful opportunity to own an affordable, authentic piece of ancient art that represents a fusion of three of the greatest cultures in history
You are considering a very attractive ancient Greek/Hellenistic pottery figure of a goddess, depicted seated with bent legs and spread arms, remains of white, orange and black paint. Dated from, 100 BC ...click for details
A Majestic Roman imperial marble eagle, 1st Century AD
The eagle has been skillfully carved by one of the Roman sculpture masters; head turning to the right, wings closed and crossing over the back, a short rounded beak and bulging eyes, thick feathers densely covering the legs, breast, neck and wings
Directly from Jerusalem, Holy Land, an extremely rare Roman Herodian clay oil lamp with four nozzles. A well-defined rim ledge around the shoulders, four holes in front of the nozzles and a central tower terminating to a ring handle for suspension. Dated from, 37 BC – 70 AD
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