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Classic Byzantine Oil Lamp (Syro-Palestine), 400 - 600 AD

Classic Byzantine Oil Lamp (Syro-Palestine), 400 - 600 AD

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This beautiful Byzantine oil lamp from around the 5th century features a fine geometric pattern consisting of straight lines and circles with dots. The lamp is approximately pear-shaped and mould-made, exemplifying a classic Byzantine design.

Literature Reference: Kelsall, P. (2018). Lighting the Ancient World.

Provenance: Former private collection, acquired in the Danish trade in the 1980s.

Culture & Date: Byzantine, Syro-Palestinian, 400 - 600 AD.

Condition: Very good.


  • Height: 3.5 cm
  • Width: 6 cm
  • Length: 9.5 cm

This oil lamp is a fine example of Byzantine craftsmanship, providing insight into the artistic and functional design elements of the period. Its well-preserved condition and detailed decoration make it a valuable addition to any collection of ancient artifacts.

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