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Ancient Shell Type Oil Lamp

Ancient Shell Type Oil Lamp

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Overview

  • Vintage item
  • Material: Terracotta
  • Favorited by: 4 people
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Description

Shell Type Oil Lamp
Late Bronze Age, circa 1550-1200 B.C.

Wheelmade, reddish-orange buff clay, with rim pinched deeply to form a spout, slightly raised flat ring base, with outward flat rim and parallel elongated sides.

Width:
5 1/2" (14cm)

Provenance:
English Collection, prior to the 80s.
English Art Market, 2003.

Condition:
Chip on the rim as shown on images, otherwise intact.

For further information, see: www.medusa-art.com/M4929 or call toll-free 1-877-3MEDUSA.

All our objects are genuine ancient works of art, backed by our lifetime guarantee of authenticity. We are CINOA & AADLA certified. All items sold by Medusa-art.com are accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.
Shell Type Oil Lamp
Late Bronze Age, circa 1550-1200 B.C.

Wheelmade, reddish-orange buff clay, with rim pinched deeply to form a spout, slightly raised flat ring base, with outward flat rim and parallel elongated sides.

Width:
5 1/2" (14cm)

Provenance:
English Collection, prior to the 80s.
English Art Market, 2003.

Condition:
Chip on the rim as shown on images, otherwise intact.

For further information, see: www.medusa-art.com/M4929 or call toll-free 1-877-3MEDUSA.

All our objects are genuine ancient works of art, backed by our lifetime guarantee of authenticity. We are CINOA & AADLA certified. All items sold by Medusa-art.com are accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.

Reviews

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(4)
  • Reviewed by Vladimira Spurny
    5 out of 5 stars
    Aug 10, 2016
    Beautiful item. Alltogether very postive experience.
    Serious sales person.
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  • Reviewed by siriol2
    5 out of 5 stars
    Apr 8, 2016
    amazing old diorite beads. Had no idea until I saw this necklace that this kind of stone could be carved in such a delicate manner. How did they get the holes through such small hard beads? A fantastic find and have seen nothing like it anywhere else on the internet, books or collections, so far.

    Fantastic to own, and I keep on wondering who it was wore these beads originally and where they where from

    Very many thanks

    Siriol
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  • Reviewed by Karen Galloway
    5 out of 5 stars
    Jan 20, 2016
    exactly as described; seller provides prompt and thorough education. I am confident that the piece is of proper provenance. Also nicely mounted.
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  • Reviewed by William Franklin
    5 out of 5 stars
    Sep 10, 2015
    Truly a fantastic experience. Allan was more than willing to entertain my questions and provide guidance to a new private collector.

    I was confident the piece was an authentic, first century antiquity. It arrived quickly and very well packaged. A detailed, professional COA packet arrived thereafter. The stand was custom designed, proportional and fitting for an overall museum-quality presentation.

    I have already acquired several pieces since and am looking forward to a continued relationship with Medusa {ancient} Art.
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