All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330116 (stock #WL.15)
Biblical Artifacts
$425.00
c. 3rd-4th Century CE

This small, ovoid shape lamp was developed from earlier Roman discus lamps and was produced in what is now southern Israel. The nozzle is a continuation of the body and is demarcated by a raised band above the wick hole. Above this line is a symmetrical cross within a circle. Two palm branches are present on the shoulders. The handle is diminutive. The lamp sits on a ring base, inside of which two concentric circles with dots serves as a makers mark...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1330109 (stock #WL.21)
Biblical Artifacts
$280.00
c. 2nd -3rd Century CE

This lamp was most likely produced in Israel during the Roman period in imitation of imported discus lamps. The discus itself is decorated with a human head, most likely that of a deity or other mythological figure. The shoulders are decorated with an ovolo band and the small, circular discus is flanked by two volutes. The entire lamp is finished with a red burnished slip...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1323080 (stock #WL.20)
Biblical Artifacts
$300.00
c. 2nd-3rd Century CE

Mold made, this lamp composed of a round body with a round nozzle on a ring base. The discus is intact and depicts a quadruped, most likely a ram or bull. The shoulders are decorated with an ovolo motif and volutes are present above the nozzle.

In excellent condition.

3.62 x 2.55 x .98 inches (9.2 x 6.5 x 2.5 cm)

From an American collection...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1291611 (stock #L.182)
Biblical Artifacts
$175.00
c. 2nd-3rd Century CE

Composed of a round body with a small nozzle on a ring base. An ovolo band decorates the shoulders with a linear band on the edge of the discus. The discus was broken before use in antiquity for reasons of religious purity so the discus decoration, if any, can not be ascertained. Finished with a red slip...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1281783
Biblical Artifacts
$1,400.00
c. 1st-3rd Century AD

This mask depicts a youth, possibly Mercury or Apollo, although without the presence of attributes this cannot be definitively ascertained. The face is full with a round chin, pursed lips and a short nose. The eyes are large with the pupils delineated and a prominent brow. The hair is thick with stylized curls. Due to the size of the mask and lack of suspension hole it was clearly never intended to be worn.

In very good and original condition...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1281779 (stock #P.63)
Biblical Artifacts
$1,900.00
1st-2nd Century AD

Composed of an ovoid body on a flat base with a slender neck terminating in a wide, slightly concave rim. Two handles are applied from shoulder to just below the rim and the vessel is decorated with a deep red, burnished slip.

In original condition, light chips on the rim and handles of the vessels, otherwise intact...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1277128
Biblical Artifacts
$1,200.00
c. 1st Century AD

Composed of a high, hollow handle on a small, flat base and a flaring body with a recessed band below the rim.

In very fine condition. Shows signs of use in antiquity.

6.41 x 5.62 inches (16.3 x 14.3 cm)

Certificate of Authenticity Included in Price.

Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1214667
Biblical Artifacts
$325.00
c. 2nd-3rd Century A.D.

The lamp is composed of a round body and a round nozzle with a ring base. The discus is pentagonal is form and sunken with a central, small, fill hole. The shoulders of the lamp are decorated with repeating scrollwork.

In very good and original condition. Natural patina present. Found in Samaria.

3.3 x 2.3 x .075 inches (8.38 x 5.84 x .19 cm)

Worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity Included in Price...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #680419 (stock #P.607. )
Biblical Artifacts
SOLD
37 B.C.-70 A.D.

Made of reddish clay and wheel thrown, this large amphora also benefits from white painted decoration as well as a natural patina covering almost the entire body of the vessel. Two thick handles appear on either shoulder and it has a large, raised rim from which to pour the wine or olive oil stored within. This piece is extremely rare and of museum quality.

Known as Herodian because of its widespread use during the reign of Herod the Great in Israel (circa 37 BC to ...