Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1454547 (stock #IV438)
Arte Xibalba
A nice Gandharan stone oil lamp from the Indus Valley, ca. 3rd – 4th Century AD. This nicely detailed example is 3-1/2” long, 2-5/8” wide and is carved from the gray schist characteristic of the area. It is decorated with incised linear designs along the rim and has small flanges extending from the chamber. Heavy mineral deposits.