Interesting Ancient Terracotta oil lamp from early Islamic times featuring central filling hole, short nozzle and small thumb's rest to the rear. The perimeter of the lamp is decorated. These lamps would be filled with oil, have a wick placed inside and used to provide a source of light.
This item includes a Certificate of Authenticity.
Condition: Very Good / see photos
Size: L:95mm / W:72mm ; 76g
Provenance: The Supplier warrants that is has obtained this lot in a legal manner.
Provenance: Obtained from a I.L.C; previously formed in 1970-80s then passed by descent.
- Terre cuite
- Lampe à huile
- Siècle/ Période
- ca 10th Century AD.
- Bon état, voir la photo