Greek Oil Lamp

Culture: Greek
Period: 2nd-1st century B.C.
Material: Black clay
Dimensions: 10.8 cm long
Price: 800 Euro
Ref: 7046
Provenance: German private collection Claus-Eberhard Schultze, Berlin, Germany.
Condition: Intact
Description: Oil lamp of fine, black clay attributed to the so-called Ephesus lamps. Typical for this group are the triangular, pointy nozzle and floral decoration around the sloping shoulder. The discus is slightly lowered, the large ring handle has an indentation in the centre. See for the type: The Adler Collection 2.2. Ephesus Lamps.