Aged Clay Oil Lamp replica. Measurements 4 X 3 X 2.1 Inch. Weight 95gr. This very lamp reproduction was handmade in the mountains of Judah, in a reconstructed Biblical clay workshop located by the ancient city of Hebron.
This Oil Lamp is aged Terra Cotta made, from the very same clay and methods were used for oil lamps production in the times of the Hasmoneans and earlier.
Our Oil Lamps comes with two suitable wicks. It is ready to be filled with virgin Olive oil (Galilean Olive Oil will make the authentic experience complete).
Daily Life in the Time of Jesus DVD & Oil Lamp
Lamps appear in the Torah and other Jewish sources as a symbol of “lighting” the way for the righteous, the wise, and for love and other positive values with positive spiritual meaning. In the time of the Bible, Jewish Oil Lamps were used for both domestic purposes and for many spiritual rituals in Synagogues and prayer gatherings.
The oil lamp and its light also became important ritualistic articles with the further development of Jewish culture and its religion. “There I shall cause pride to sprout for David; I have prepared a lamp for my anointed.” (Psalms 132:16)
. “When you set the lamps, the seven lamps shall give light in front of the lamp stand (menorah).” (Numbers 8: 1 -4).. Bring the Light of Jewish oil lamp into your home.