Iron Age ointment jug (1200-925 B.C.) – Biblical antiquity jug for Bible scholars.
This style of Jug from the Iron Age was used for some type of valuable liquid, such as anointing oil, perfume, oil, or medicine because of the small opening to restrict the amount poured. The style is known as a “honey jug” style.
- Very good condition
- Height: 4.2″ / 10.5 cm
Used during the period of the Israelite monarchy, during the time of King David and King Solomon.
The region of Samaria includes the mountainous area to the south of Galilee to the west of Beit Sha’an and the Jordan valley is were this type of Iron Age pottery was made, its good also to remind you its were Omride settlements consisted mainly.
Now John himself had a garment of camel’s hair and a leather belt around his waist; and his food was locusts and wild honey. (Matthew 3:4)
Comes with a certificate of authenticity and all required documents for export.
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.