Seller: hix.antiquitatis (705) 100%, Location: New York, New York, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 282003550322 Athenian Oil Lamp An ancient Greek terracotta oil lamp with an elongated nozzle, incised band around the center, a pinched 'ear,' and an alpha on the side. Ca. 3rd - 2nd century BC. Length: 3 in. (7.6 cm). .A full lamp of this type would burn for two or three hours. Confer: Lamps from the Athenian Agora, (Princeton, 1963), nos. 86-88. Formerly in a New Jersey private collection. #5943 GUARANTEED AUTHENTIC AND AS DESCRIBED HIXENBAUGH ANCIENT ART, NEW YORK Member: Appraisers Association of America (AAA) Art and Antique Dealers League of America (AADLA) Confederation Internationale des Negociants en Oeuvres d'Art (CINOA) See our 'about me' page for our credentials and expertise. All antiquities we handle are authentic and legally acquired. Every piece is accompanied by a complete description with photo and signed guarantee of authenticity. See our web site for more examples of fine ancient art.