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James Library

Ancient Pottery Collection

Redware ceramic olive oil lamp

 

Object Redware ceramic olive oil lamp
Period Iron Age I
Date 1200 BCE - 938 BCE
Condition Repair to right hand side top of bowl
Comments Spout has carbonization
Size 2 1/2" L x 5 3/8" W x 2" H

 

Blackware olive oil juglet

 

Object Blackware olive oil juglet
Period Iron Age II
Date 938 BCE - 586 BCE
Condition Rim slightly damaged, otherwise excellent
Size 3"H x 2 1/4" D

Ceramic redware olive oil lamp

 

Object Redware ceramic olive oil lamp
Period Iron Age II
Date 938 BCE - 586 BCE
Condition Slight chip on top rim, otherwise excellent
Comments Carbonization on tip of spout. Distinctive base.
Size 4 3/8"D x 2"H