Rare style ancient Roman painted clay and highly decorated clay oil lamp known as "BEIT NATIF". The oil lamp is nicely decorated with geometric deign all around the shoulders with soot marks. Looped handle, Beit Natif oil lamps rarely come with a looped handle like the one we have!
Aweidah Gallery is pleased to offer this extremely rare Roman painted pottery wine amphora known by the Jerusalem pottery (PSEUDO -NABATAEAN) dating to the first Century AD.
They became known as Pseudo-Nabataean Ware because of their resemblance to the fine Nabataean painted wares which are characteristic to the Nabataeans. Some vessels were indistinguishable from the real Nabataean painted Ware ...click for details
Directly from Jerusalem, an ancient biblical set (Massive pottery Oil lamp with looped handle, a shaped nozzle depicting a lily “flower” design and an oil filler with a long cylindrical neck and a pear-shaped body)
Roman, Herodian, 37 BC - 70 AD
Time of Jesus and King Herod the Great" ...click for details