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A HELLENISTIC TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP
Catalog:Oil Lamps:Greek: stock #1323069

c. 3rd-2nd Century BCE

This mold made oil lamp is composed of a circular body with an elongated nozzle. The shoulders are decorated with geometric and foliate detail. The handle is delineated by a protrusion on the side of the lamp decorated with an S-shaped scroll.

In excellent condition. Slight chip on base.

3.42 x 2.28 x 1.02 inches (8.7 x 5.8 x 2.6 cm)

From an American collection. Ships from the United States.

Free shipping and Certificate of Authenticity Included in Price.

Bibliography:

Noam Adler, "A Comprehensive Catalog of Oil Lamps of the Holy Land from the Adler Collection", (Old City Press: Israel, 2004).

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"Your word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path" (Psalm 119:105)
A HELLENISTIC TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP
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300.00 


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