A BYZANTINE TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP
Catalog:Oil Lamps:Christian: stock #805058
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.