Herodian Period Oil Lamp – 1st Century


Herodian period oil lamp – 1st Century – Jesus time.

An Herodian period oil lamp from the first century discovered in Jerusalem.

These unique lamps were used during the time of Jesus – made in the southern “Jerusalem” style.


Herodian period oil lamp from the first century. Used during the time of Jesus. 

Unique and decorated ancient Herodian oil lamp Jesus time.

Herodian oil lamps are very unique because this style was made only in Jerusalem.

They were only in use for about a hundred years.

This is the type of oil lamp that was used in the central hill country of Judea during the time of Jesus.

Length: 8 cm.
Discovered in Jerusalem.

Comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export approval.

Shipped to you 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.

Additional information

Weight 1 kg
Dimensions 9 × 7 × 3 cm