A HELLENISTIC TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP
Catalog:Oil Lamps:Greek: stock #1291618
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, â€śA Comprehensive Catalog of Oil Lamps of the Holy Land from the Adler Collectionâ€ť, (Old City Press: Israel, 2004).
â€śYou're word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my pathâ€ť (Psalm 119:105)