Directly rom Jerusalem, ancient Byzantine terra-cotta oil lamp inscribed in GREEK LETTERS (RARE TYPE), dating to around 500 AD
THE "Good Evening" WISH reads the inscription on this Byzantine oil lamp found throughout Palestine, but especially in Jerusalem.
A RARE type, a good evening wish was wished on palestinian Byzantine oil lamps, but for a long time the phrase was not recognised as such by scholars. ...click for details
From Jerusalem, an ancient Byzantine gold coin of Emperor ARCADIUS, dated from, 377 - 408 AD
Arcadius was born in Spain around AD 377, the son of Theodosius the Great and Aelia Flavia Flaccilla. His father raised him to the rank of co-Augustus of the east in AD 383, though due to his young age it was a solely ceremonial title at first. Flavius Arcadius ( 377/ 378 - May 1, 408) was a Roman Emperor (rule ...click for details