These rare collectible Hellenistic oil lamp antiquities have been discovered on archaeological excavations in the Holy Land.
Zak’s antiquities also specializes in Biblical artifacts going back to the Canaanite period through to the Roman period with many items from the time of Jesus.
Scholars and historians are divided as to what event signals the end of the Hellenistic era. The Hellenistic period may be seen to end either with the final conquest of the Greek heartlands by Rome in 146 B.C following the Achean War, with the final defeat of the Ptolemaic Kingdom at the Battle of Actium in 31 BC, or even the move by Roman emperor Constantine the Great of the capital of the Roman Empire to Constantinople in 330 A.D.
Collectible pieces such as ancient clay jars from the King David and Second Temple period to Roman period an Jesus time.
Moreover I will take from them the voice of mirth and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom and the voice of the bride, the sound of the millstones and the light of the lamp. (Jeremiah 25:10)
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Every Hellenistic artifact comes with a certificate of authenticity from the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) and all required documents for export.