Israelite Darom clay oil lamp from Israel.
Highly decorated and artistic with an intact handle.
Nozzle has a depiction of a building.
This type of oil lamp is unique to southern Judea in the Herodian period, and is a must for any collector of biblical pottery.
Then the kingdom of heaven shall be likened to ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. (Matthew 25:1)
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.