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Byzantine Oil Lamp

Byzantine Oil Lamp

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This Byzantine mould-made oil lamp is in very fine condition, featuring simple yet elegant decorations on the top. It reflects the functional artistry of the Byzantine period in Syria.

Provenance: Ex. deceased private collection in Copenhagen.

Literature References:

  • D. Knell, "Ancient Pottery Lamps," Antique Collecting, June 2004.
  • Peter Kelsall, "Lighting the Ancient World," 2018.

Culture & Date: Byzantine (Syria), 550 - 700 AD.


  • Height: 4.2 cm
  • Length: 10.3 cm
  • Width: 7 cm

This oil lamp is a beautiful example of Byzantine craftsmanship, with its well-preserved condition and simple yet tasteful decorations. Its historical and cultural significance, along with its similar references, makes it a noteworthy piece for collectors and historians alike.

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