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Here's Part 2 of Sadigh Gallery's Oil Lamps collection. This slide features authentic and ancient oil lamps from the Holy Lands and the Byzantine Empire.

Here's Part 2 of Sadigh Gallery's Oil Lamps collection. This slide features authentic and ancient oil lamps from the Holy Lands and the Byzantine Empire.

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Byzantine and Holy Land Oil Lamps

  1. 1. SADIGH GALLERY ANCIENT ART Preview of our Oil Lamps Collection. PART 2: Byzantine and Holy Land Oil Lamps. Click the link below to check out and educate yourself on some of the religious artifacts in our collection. http://sadighgalleryreligion.moonfruit.com/
  2. 2. BYZANTINE BRONZE OIL LAMP 26802 Bronze oil lamp with a single spout, a pedestal base covered with raised geometric designs, the handle with a bird mounted on the top, the hinged lid also with a bird on the top. Dark green patina. Size: 5” x 4 1/2” Date: 324-640 AD
  3. 3. BYZANTINE TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP 26194 Terracotta oil lamp with a raised cross to the ansa and center.Various circular designs on the top.Traces of carbon residue around wick hole. Size: 1” Date: 2040-1786 BC
  4. 4. HOLY LAND TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP 27535 Terracotta oil lamp with the Greek letters of CHI (the cross or ‘X’), and the letter RHO.The combination of these two symbols for the early Christians spelled CHRist. A decora- tive border surrounds the monogram. Size: 5” Date: 300-400 AD
  5. 5. BYZANTINE BRONZE OIL LAMP 37734 Bronze oil lamp with birds, including one on the pedestal base. Traces of green patina. Size: 6” x 6” Date: 600-900 AD
  6. 6. BYZANTINE BRONZE OIL LAMP 30366 Bronze oil lamp, with single spout on a pedestal base, decoratively incised scroll- work to the top. Green patina. Size: 5 1/2” x 7 1/2” Date: 324-640 AD
  7. 7. BYZANTINE BRONZE OIL LAMP 34038 Bronze oil lamp with three spouts, pedestal base. Green patina and some encrustation. Size: 2 1/2” x 2” Date: 324-640 AD
  8. 8. HOLY LAND TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP 35102 Terracotta oil lamp with three nuzzles, and a raised dots and linear designs.Traces of carbon residue around wick holes. Size: 3 1/2” Date: 37 BC-30 AD
  9. 9. HOLY LAND BRONZE OIL LAMP 29817 Multi-spout Bronze hanging lamp with long chain, openwork design, the spout covers with engraved designs. Size: 17 1/2” x 9” Date: 1500 AD
  10. 10. HOLY LAND BRONZE OIL LAMP 35725 Bronze oil lamp shaped like a laughing face with horns and two ear handles on the sides. Size: 3” x 2” Date: 1850’s AD
  11. 11. HOLY LAND TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP 36809 Jewish terracotta oil lamp with seven pointed edges. Size: 5” Date: 100 AD
  12. 12. BYZANTINE BRONZE OIL LAMP 38912 Bronze oil lamp with four spouts, pedestal base, side handle, a standing long-necked bird to the top of the handle, the hinged top allowing for the refill of oil, sitting on top of that is a seated short-winged bird, the surface with decorative patterns. Light earthen patina. Size: 5 1/4” x 3 1/4” Date: 600-900 AD
  13. 13. HOLY LAND TERRACOTTA OIL LAMP 42495 Terracotta oil lamp with a raised elongated ansa with a Menorah. Size: 4 ¾” Date: 100 BC - 100 AD
  14. 14. BYZANTINE BRONZE OIL LAMP 26803 Bronze oil lamp with hinged lid, two spouts on a pedestal base, the lid with a stylized bird on the top. Dark patina with heavy earthen encrustations. Size: 3” x 3 1/2” Date: 324-640 AD
  15. 15. THANK YOU FOR WATCHING Click the link below to check out and educate yourself on some of the religious artifacts in our collection. http://sadighgalleryreligion.moonfruit.com/

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