Lot 1229: Byzantine Oil Lamp with Cross
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 5th-6th century AD. A bronze piriform lamp with broad nozzle, ovoid base, discus with flat hinged lid; reflector to the rear in the form of an expanding-arm cross, handle to the rear. 302 grams, 14cm (5 1/2"). Property of a gentleman; from a Mayfair, London, UK, gallery.
Condition Report: Fine condition.