A HELLENISTIC TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP
Please refer to our stock # L.223 when inquiring.
c. 2nd -1st Century BCE
A round bodied lamp with a long, slender nozzle a single lug handle. Mold made with radial designs on the shoulders and finished with a black slip.
In fine condition with a thick, natural patina present.
8 x 5.5 cm (3.15 x 2.17 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).
“You're word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path” (Psalm 119:105)