Byzantine pottery oil lamp from the Holy Land.
Large handle with a stylized human head in relief, cross on spout, angled ridge around wick-hole and the fill-hole.
Size: 98,7 x 60,6 mm
Condition: good solid condition, signs of wear consistent with age and use. See images for own impression.
Shipping: registered and insured parcel.
A Certificate of Authenticity (pdf-document by AntiqueShopping) is available upon request.
Purchased by the current owner from a Dutch collection.
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- Number of objects
- - Holy Land - Oil Lamp with human head - very rare!
- Century/ Timeframe
- 6th - 7th century AD
- Good Condition, See Photo