Holyland Iron Age Oil Lamp

 

14862. Holyland Iron Age Oil Lamp

Biblical, Iron Age I, ca 1200 BC

A simple clay dish with pinched back side walls to create the lamps spout. This is the ubiquitous lighting source for most of ancient world at this time.

Size 4-3/4 inches W. x 2-1/4 inches H. + tripid presentation base. Condition Intact and good surface patina.

This historic type of lamp was used during the first temple period which is the time of King David.
Acquire Tarshish, J. Zadok & sons, Jerusalem with coa.

$485

All items are Guaranteed
Authentic as described


Ask a Question About this Item
Google Tumblr

All items are guaranteed authentic as described.


More Images:

 

 

Howard Nowes Ancient Art
Copyright © 2006-2022 UID