1280px-Arch_of_Titus_Menorah

1280px-Arch_of_Titus_Menorah

PHOTO COURTESY OF CREATIVE COMMONS

About 230 years after the Jews reclaimed their Temple from Antiochus, the Roman emperor Titus and his armies targeted it. A carving on the Arch of Titus, erected in 82 A.D. and still standing in Rome, depicts the “Spoils of the Temple,” including that 6-armed solid gold menorah.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*