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Rare- Crusader red slip pottery oil lamp,10th-11th Cent

Item #1122539

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From Jerusalem, you are considering a very rare ancient red slip Crusader oil lamp with a handle.
This type is referred to as “saucer lamps” or “beehive lamps”. The lamp is made from a wheel made bowl slightly pinched where the wick was placed with a small shallow bowl in the middle of it. Dated from, 10th - 11th Cent. AD.

Measurements: Length: 9 cm - Width: 8.5 cm - Height: 4 cm

Condition: Intact, not repaired and not restored as shown.

Found in Jerusalem, Israel

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