Items of Interest

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Model of King Solomon’s Temple

Model of King Solomon’s Temple

A model of King Solomon’s Temple, Temple Mount, Ancient Jerusalem made by W Bro Ken Garner PPrGSuptWks.  The Hebrew Bible states that the Temple was constructed under Solomon, King of the United Kingdom of Israel and Judah.  The Temple was dedicated to Yahweh and is said to have housed the Ark of the Covenant.  Rabbinic sources state that the Temple stood for 410 years and, based on the Second Century work of Seder Olam Rabbah, construction was placed at 832 BCE and its destruction by Nebuchadnezzer II in 422 BCE.

Model of King Solomon’s Temple Showing Interior

 

 

 

 

 

The model Temple opened to show the interior.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Model of King Solomon’s Temple – Detail of Interior

 

 

 

 

Detail of the Temple interior showing the banners of the twelve tribes of Israel and the winding staircase.

 

 

 

 

 

Model of King Solomon’s Temple – Detail of Holy of Holies Interior

 

 

 

 

Detail of the Holy of Holies showing the Ark of the Covenant and the Menorah (seeven branched Hebrew Candlestick)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Model of King Solomon’s Temple – Detail of Sacrificial Altar

 

 

 

 

Detail of the Sacrificial Altar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Model of the Second Temple at Jerusalem

A Model of the Second Temple

 

 

 

 

This small model of the Second Temple at Jerusalem was made by W Bro Ken Garner PPrGSuptWks.  The second Temple was constructed following the succession of Cyrus the Great of the Persian Empire in the second half of the 5th Century BCE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Model of the Second Temple View No 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

A front view of the model of the Second Temple at Jerusalem