|Roman Period 'Palm-Menorah Design' Terracotta Oil Lamp 021641|
Rare Roman Period 'Palm-Menorah Design' Terracotta Oil Lamp
Ceramic, 41.52 grams, 74.70 mm. Circa 3rd-5th century AD, Judaea-Palestine. An excellent elongated lamp detailed with palm-menorah design, gestural ring base and no handle. A rare early Jewish relic with spout still charred from use in ancient times. Good very fine condition, complete with no repairs. Provenance: from an old English collection.