Iron Age Terracotta Oil Lamp

GBP 100.00

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Object Description

An Iron Age terracotta oil lamp in the shape of a slightly concave basin. The vessel flares outwards into a flat folded rim, pinched at the front to form a narrow open spout. The body tapers into a thick, broad base which is slightly convex.

Object History

Formerly in the Ibrahim Kara’in collection, Jerusalem, 1986.

Object Condition

Fine, a few stable cracks. Some weathering and earthy encrustations remain on the surface.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    W:13.5 x x D:14 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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