Seller: lifepik77 (4,766) 100%, Location: London London, GB, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 401214279081 Details: LATE ROMAN - BYZANTINE OIL LAMP WITH CROSS REFLECTOR 6th-7th century AD A bronze oil lamp with small basal ring, piriform body with long nozzle and chamfered rim to the vent, hinged scallop lid, ring handle with thumb-pad and cruciform reflector, 15 cm, high 10.5 cm. Very Fine condition, perfect dark green olive patina. Provenance From a German collection; acquired on the German art market before 1990. Literature Cf. Bailey, D.M. A Catalogue of the Lamps in the British Museum. IV. Lamps of Metal and Stone and Lampstands, London, 1988, item Q3800.