This lovely replica of an ancient olive oil lamp from Biblical times is great as an item to display in your home and is also a great way to light a room with a traditional ancient Jewish lamp.
This brownish - red oil lamp is made from Terra cotta and includes hand made designs that are similar to the style found in actual ancient types of hand held olive oil lamps.
This is an interesting item that is also quite attractive, and a pleasure to have in your own home or offer as a special gift.
This package includes:
- 1 Biblical Style Herodian Olive Oil Lamp
- Made from Terra Cotta
- Size of lamp - 10 x 5.75 cm / 3.93 x 2.05 inches
- This lamp also comes with a short piece of wick as seen on the picture.
- Hand made in Bethlehem
This terra cotta replica of an ancient olive oil lamp is made in the same style as actual clay lamps used in ancient Judea or Israel.
This Holy Land Oil Lamp is a full-size, authentic replica of the most common household utensils used during the Second Temple period, the time when Jesus lived and preached.
The lamp resembles the original lamps from Biblical times and can be used as were the ancient lamps, with olive oil and a fiber wick.
“A mitzvah is a lamp,” says King Solomon in Proverbs, “and Torah, light.”
Light is commonly used as a metaphor in the Torah. Light assumes three different forms:
light as a tool used in life, light as a means of connecting to a higher place, and light as light.
Shipping & Handling:
Item will be shipped within 1 business days after payment