Herodian oil filler jar from the Herodian Period (first century – Jesus’ time).
This Herodian oil filler is demonstrated in the parable of the ten virgins (Matt. 25:1-13). The parable where the five wise virgins bring extra oil. This is the vessel from Jesus’ time that was used to carry extra oil for such an occasion.
It is a great illustration of life during the time of the Gospels.
Comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export approval.
Shipped direct from the Holy Land.
Zak’s Antiquities is the website of Zak’s fine art and antiquities. Located on the Christian Quarter road in Jerusalem’s Old City. The shop began in 1964 and has remained as a family owned and operated business till this day. For the past 50 years Zak’s Antiquities has sold ancient coins, antiquities and art authentic to Israel and Jerusalem.