Iron Age II clay honey jug (925-586 B.C.) Discovered in Jerusalem.
Height 9 cm.
This is an excellent piece with two small handles which were used to hang the container in the air. It most likely contained something precious, like honey. This a great piece to demonstrate the daily life and culture of the ancient Israelite’s.
Comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export approval.
Then Jonathan said, “My father has troubled the land. See now, how my eyes have brightened because I tasted a little of this honey. (1 Samuel 14:29)
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