Seller: paulxx (645) 100%, Location: Plano, Texas, Ships to: US, Item: 192619846371 Investment Quality Antiquities Byzantine Period Oil Lamp 330 - 640 AD You are bidding on a REAL ancient Byzantine Oil Lamp. Marble base stand with engraved identification included. Authenticity (Certificate Provided) is validated by well known Israel Archaeologist Robert Deutsch (Click Link Below) a professor at University of Tel Aviv, GOVERNMENT LICENSED ANTIQUITIES DEALER (Licence number on certificate), also licensed by Israel Antiquities Authority and recommended by the Ministry of Tourism. All this information is on the Certificate. The auction photo of the Certificate has been obscured to prevent copying and forgery use. You will receive the original unobscured Certificate. (Ebay would not allow me to provide link to Robert Deutsch website. I suggest you Google "Robert Deutsch Archaeologist" to verify.) This lamp was purchased in Israel directly from Robert Deutsch at his Archaeological Center gallery in Tel Aviv in 1998. Additional provenance evidence: Copy of receipt from Robert Deutsch (copy has faded over the years, but is legible). Conditions of Sale: Photos are an important part of the description of ancient items, as they have many aesthetic variables. Please review the photos before purchase. Items are As-Pictured, As Described, **Sales are Final**. This is to avoid circular mailing of items that inflate my costs. Please resolve questions before you bid. My goal is to be a top seller and to have satisfied customers. If you have a problem with an item you receive, please contact me before posting negative comments. Payment and Shipping Shipping is NOT INSURED, Ebay doesn't allow that option. Paypal is the primary payment method and payment is expected within 3 days of auction end or immediately on “Buy-It-Now” transactions. We generally charge no handling fees. Rejection of delivery or failure to claim delivery will incur additional fees. We primarily ship to the USA, to all 50 states by Priority Mail Flat Rate Boxes. We generally will ship within 1 to 24 business hours (M-T-W-Th-F-S) after payment has been received. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I do not ship internationally.