A very nice early discus shaped oil lamp, Roman, central Italian workshop, dating the Julio-Claudian period, 0-50 AD.
A large and impressive lamp, very ornate with a motif in the center of Hercules fighting the Hydra. Decorated border around the scene.
The backside of the nozzle also decorated and a couple of lines at the base as well - ...click for details
RARE- Roman pottery oil lamp with a cross, made in the holylands, dating 3rd.-4th century AD.
The discus shape and general design of this lamp, places the date of manifacture in the later Roman period. This is a scarce early Christian lamp, made while the pagane emperors still ruled the Roman world. ...click for details