Roman Glass’ Set in Decorated Sterling Silver Rectangle Earrings
‘Roman Glass’ set in pair of sterling silver decorative ‘rectangle’ earrings.
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Own a unique piece of Holy Land antiquity – genuine ‘Roman Glass’ set in pair of sterling silver decorative ‘rectangle’ earrings.
Biblical themed jewelry based on archaeological excavations in the Holy Land – made on a kibbutz in Israel.
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. Glass became much more common.
One of the first types of vessels to be made using this new blowing technique is the small elongated bottle that we call the “tear bottle”. The shards used for our jewelry come from these ancient bottles from antiquity.
All Roman glass jewelry shipped to you direct from the Holy Land.
You are welcome to visit us at 24 Christian Quarter Road in the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel.
Our shop specializes in selling antiquities, and we are licensed by the Israel Antiquities Authority as an authorized dealer.
You will also find many other gifts made in Israel on our site, including Roman glass jewelry, olive wood figures, and other unique gifts from the Old City.
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