Authentic Roman glass in a sterling silver 925 frame – Star of David design.
Roman Glass discovered in Israel.
Frame hand crafted on a kibbutz in Israel.
The term Magen David which in Jewish liturgy signifies God as the protector (shield) of David. This gained currency among medieval Jewish mystics, who attached magical powers to King David’s shield.
“You, O Lord, are a shield around me, my glory, and the one who lifts up my head. I cry aloud to the Lord, and He answers me from His holy hill.” (Psalm 3:3–4)
Before the Roman period, glass was made with a sand core mold, and was extremely expensive. But during the Roman period, glass blowing was invented, which changed the entire glass industry.
Shipped direct from Jerusalem.
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.