Very unique Byzantine oil lamp with inscription on it saying, “Light of Christ Shines Beautifully For All” in Greek
Oil Lamps are a common find in the holy land as they were widely used in peoples home for lighting and daily use.
4th-6th century A.D.
Very Good Condition
Length: 9 cm.
No one lights a lamp and puts it in a cellar or under a basket. Instead, he sets it on a lampstand, so those who enter can see the light. (Luke 11:33)
Found in Jerusalem, Israel
Comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export.
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.