Seller: historyadventures (133) 97.3%, Location: Cardiff, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 172402656346 Original, rare and very beautiful with bird motifs, Persian bronze oil lamp, made circa beginning of 12th century AD. The lamp fits comfortably in the cast-metalwork production of the eastern Islamic world, especially the area of Khorasan. Wonderful example of Seljuk art. Khorasan, a historic region which lies mostly in parts of modern-day Iran, Turkmenistan and Afghanistan. It was previously known as Parthia; later, during the Sassanid era, it was changed to Khorasan.