Ancient Decorated Islamic oil lamp discovered in Ramla.
Length: 8 cm.
This clay oil lamp is from the Early Islamic period, and has a very nice artistic design. Great for collectors, or as an illustration of how people lived in ancient times.
The momentous events which took place with the Muslim conquest of the region in the seventh century A.D marked the beginning of a historical-cultural process which led to the profound changes in Israel and i’s material culture. These events did not leave an immediate impression on the style of small artifacts, as the craftsmen continued to create in accordance with tradition.
Comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export approval.
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.