A HELLENISTIC DECORATED TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP
Please refer to our stock # L.91 when inquiring.
c. 2nd -1st Century BCE
Mold made and composed of a round body, a long nozzle and a flat bottom with a raised rim around the discus. The shoulders are decorated with a linear pattern and the nozzle is plain. Soot is present around the nozzle, showing signs of use in antiquity.
In excellent condition.
9.23 x 6.3 cm (3.63 x 2.48 inches)
Worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity Included in Price.
Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.
Noam Adler, “A Comprehensive Catalog of Oil Lamps of the Holy Land from the Adler Collection”, (Old City Press: Israel, 2004).