Multi-Nozzle Oil Lamp from Roman Judaea

GBP 400.00

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Object Description

A finely modelled Ancient Roman terracotta oil lamp from the province of Judaea. The lamp features a D-shaped body with one filling hole to the discus, three rounded nozzles and a single applied, pieced handle.The lamp’s shoulders and body appear enriched by a moulded decoration consisting of geometrical patterns and shapes inspired by palm leaves.

Date: Circa 3rd – 5th century AD

Object History

Provenance: Private Israel collection, SM. Israeli export license for the collection.

Object Condition

Condition: Fine, complete and intact with some earthly encrustations to the surface and black deposit to the nozzles. Restored.

Object Details

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+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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