Seller: artemisgallery (669) 100%, Location: Louisville, CO, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 381620216545 Byzantine Terracotta Oil Lamp w/ Cross Byzantine Empire, Samaria, ca. 5th to 8th century CE. This pottery mold-made lamp shows the clear Byzantine style of using more abstract, geometric decorations than the Romans had in previous centuries. The handle is relatively flat and there is a maker's mark on the bottom. The spout is decorated with a cross and the entire lamp has an elongated shape. Lamps in this style are sometimes known as "slipper lamps" because of their shape. Size: 4.15" L x 2.3" W x 2.1" H (10.5 cm x 5.8 cm x 5.3 cm) #112947 Condition: Wear, but the design is very clear. Provenance: Ex- Private New Jersey collection acquired before 1990 All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back. All items come with a Certificate of Authenticity Powered by eBay Turbo Lister The free listing tool. List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.