Authentic Byzantine Bronze Oil Lamp with ‘Grape Leaf’ design on the handle discovered in Jerusalem.
An authentic Byzantine bronze oil lamp from the early Christian period in the Holy Land. This unique oil lamp features a decorative grape leaf handle design. Lamps of this type were a sign of wealth in the ancient times.
Early Christian house light in excellent condition.
6″ inches long.
Weight: 286 grams.
discovered in Israel.
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)
Comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export.
Shipped direct from the Holy Land.
Zak’s Antiquities is the website of Zak’s fine art and antiquities. Located on the Christian Quarter road in Jerusalem’s Old City. The shop began in 1964 and has remained as a family owned and operated business till this day. For the past 50 years Zak’s Antiquities has sold ancient coins, antiquities and art authentic to Israel and Jerusalem.