A HELLENISTIC DECORATED TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP
Catalog:Oil Lamps:Greek: stock #1286105
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, â€śA Comprehensive Catalog of Oil Lamps of the Holy Land from the Adler Collectionâ€ť, (Old City Press: Israel, 2004).