Jewish Olive Oil Jug replica. Made of aged Terra Cotta. Measurements 3.2 X 3.2 X 2.3 Inch. Perfect for a set with a Biblical Oil Lamp.
This very Olive Oil Jug replica was made in the mountains of Judah, in a reconstructed Biblical clay workshop located by the ancient city of Hebron.
“And you shall command the people of Israel that they bring to you pure beaten olive-oil for the light, that a lamp may be set to burn continually”. (Exodus 27:20). This Oil Jug is aged clay made, from the very same clay and methods were used for oil lamps production in the times of the jesus and earlier, and ready to be filled with virgin Olive oil (Galilean Olive Oil will make the authentic experience complete).
The Bible Land Oil Jugs collection contains Jugs the were used to carry the Oily fuel for the Biblical Oil Lamps.
In the time of the Bible, 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). “A lamp is called a lamp, and the soul of man is called a lamp.” (Babylonian Talmud, Shabbat 30B). Bring the Biblical Light and warmth into your home and be blessed with pleasur