Ancient clay oil lamps from the Holy land.  Bronze Age, Iron Age, Hellenistic, Herodian, Samaritan, Roman, Byzantine, Jewish Decorated and Bait Nattif lamps.

Ancient terra cotta oil lamps from the time of Abraham, exported from Israel.

Ancient Oil Lamps
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Ancient Clay Oil Lamps from the Holy Land.
Exported with permission of the Israel Antiquities Authority.

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Middle and Late Bronze Age Oil Lamps - Iron Age Oil Lamps - from Israel Authentic ancient Hellenistic lamps from Israel.  Mold-made,  332 – 63 BC Wheel-made Herodian oil lamps from the Holy Land, second temple period , 37 BC-70 AD Islamic Late Arab oil lamps from Israel. Jewish Samaritan Oil Lamps
Samaritan Lamps 2 Samaritan Lamps 3 Byzantine Lamps Roman Lamps Jewish Decorated Lamps
Jewish Samaritan Oil Lamps Jewish Samaritan Oil Lamps Byzantine terra-cotta oil lamps from Jerusalem Roman oil lamps, classical and Jerusalem types Jewish decorated and Bait Nattif lamps

Thy word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path
(Psalms 119:105)

The lamp, in the form of a small clay bowl in which oil was burned, was the most common form of domestic lighting from very early times. As olive oil was plentiful in Palestine, this was the fuel normally used in lamps. “As thou shalt command the children of Yisra’el, that they bring pure olive oil beaten for the light, to cause the lamp to burn always” (Exodus 27:20); the wick was usually made of flax. 
According to the Mishna, a much greater variety of oils was used for lighting during the Roman period, included oils extracted from sesame seeds, nuts, horseradish and vegetable resins: naptha (an inflammable oil, obtained by dry distillation of coal, shale, etc.) is also mentioned. The shapes of lamps, and the materials from which they were made, are never specified in the Bible, but clay lamps are among the most common pottery vessels found in the archaeological remains, both in dwellings and in tombs. Since they were very simple and cheap household utensils, their shape was not influenced by fashion as much as that of other pottery vessels. They do however, constitute an important source for the study of art, religious customs and symbols...

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