Seller: lepanese (980) 100%, Location: New York, New York, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 123085905175 Large rare molded buff color pottery oil lamp, late Roman to Early Byzantine, 300-400 AD. Having two spouts (double wick holes) which have black residue from use and calcified surface deposits. A large raised cross between the two spouts and the filling hole. Above the filling hole, a stylized cross thumb rest having, as extremely rare, two Menorahs attached at the base and opposite each other. On the shoulder, two raised lines on both sides of the cross. A museum piece, deserves further study. Extremely Rare. Restoration on the back of the top portion of the cross thumb rest, otherwise intact. Provenance: From the collection of a well known collector of antiquities and ancient art, Don Simon, who always dealt with high quality antiquities (especially from Christie’s, Sotheby’s, Fortuna Fine Art Gallery) acquired in Jerusalem about 25 years ago. Length: 6 ¼ inches. Visit My eBay Store: PHOENICIA HOLYLAND ANTIQUITIES Our policy: · If you have any questions, please ask before you bid or buy. · WE SHIP WORLDWIDE. · Buyer pays shipping and handling. · NY resident must pay 8.375% for sales tax. · It comes with Certificate of Authenticity. · We accept PAYPAL. · We sell ONLY REAL ANCIENT!! · Returns are accepted for authenticity reasons (which you will never have a problem with.). · Returns are accepted within 14 days or receiving the item.