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A HELLENISTIC TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP
Catalog:Pottery:Hellenistic: stock #791915

c. 3rd - 1st century BC.

Mold made of reddish clay with red slip. Composed of a double convex body with long nozzle . Radiating lines in relief on rim and small amphora on nozzle. Earthy patina present. Found in Judea. In very good condition.

3.62 x 2.28 x 1.1 inches (9.2 x 5.8 x 2.8 cm)

Plexiglas stand, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.

Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.

Bibliography:

Qedem 8 , “Ancient Lamps in the Schloessinger Collection”, (Jerusalem, 1978)

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

A HELLENISTIC TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP
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