A fine Islamic turquoise blue glazed oil lamp, c. 1150-1450 A.D.

A fine Islamic turquoise blue glazed oil lamp, c. 1150-1450 A.D.

Code: 1585

£245.00
 
Description: An Islamic glossy turquoise blue glazed oil lamp with elongated spout, pad base, tall neck and flared rim. The turquoise glaze reserved on the base which shows a green glaze. The end of the spout chipped, some inoffensive chips to the rim, handle, base and spout, but superb colour and glaze, and overall a very fine example, probably from Egypt or Syria.

Size: 130 mm/5.1 ins. in length

Culture: Islamic

Date: c. 1150-1450 A.D.

Provenance: Previously in an Essex private collection.