Herodian perfume oil bottle (1st century – Jesus’ time
Oil essence ancient jar used in the purity costumes during the second temple period.
According to Josephus, the essence consider oil to be defiling and do not allow themselves to be anointed with ought their consent.
Height: 8 inches.
Oil and perfume make the heart glad, So a man’s counsel is sweet to his friend. (Proverbs 27:9)
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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.