A BYZANTINE TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Byzantine: Pre AD 1000: item # 805058
Please refer to our stock # L.224 when inquiring.
45 Jaffa Gate, Opposite David Citadel Entrance
P. O. Box 14646, Jerusalem 9114601, Israel
tel. 972 2 583 7606
|c. 500 - 700 A.D. Moldmade with double-convex body comprised of two perfectly symmetrical , ovoid halves joined together. With a large, ovoid, filling hole , high curved handle and decorative patterns covering the body and base of the lamp. Composed of black- gray clay. From the Transjordan region. In very good condition. 3.86 x 2.2 x 1.54 inches (9.8 x 5.6 x 3.9 cm) Lucite stand, shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price. Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.|