Pottery 

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Potter's Wheel Socket
Potter's Wheel Socket
Upper and Lower Bearing of Potter's Wheel
Upper and Lower Bearing of Potter's Wheel
Pottery Manufacture
Pottery Manufacture
Mass of Skyphoi and Lamps
Mass of Skyphoi and Lamps
Remains of a Pottery Kiln
Remains of a Pottery Kiln
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Potter's Wheel Socket
Potter's Wheel Socket

Potter's Wheel Socket
Potter's Wheel Socket

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Potter’s Wheel Socket

 

Date: 2650 – 2350 BC

Place: Megiddo [Israel]

 

Photographed at the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

 

Does not the potter have the right to make out of the same lump of clay some pottery for special purposes and some for common use? (Romans 9:21)

Upper and Lower Bearing of Potter's Wheel
Upper and Lower Bearing of Potter's Wheel

Upper and Lower Bearing of Potter's Wheel
Upper and Lower Bearing of Potter's Wheel

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Upper and Lower Bearing for Potter’s Wheel

 

Date: Unknown

Place: Beth Shemesh

 

Photographed at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. 

 

Yet you, Lord, are our Father. We are the clay, you are the potter; we are all the work of your hand. (Isaiah 64:8)

Pottery Manufacture
Pottery Manufacture

Pottery Manufacture
Pottery Manufacture

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Pottery Manufacture

 

Date: Unknown

Place: Tel Dan, Israel

 

Photographed at the Beit Ussishkin Museum, Israel.

 

You turn things upside down, as if the potter were thought to be like the clay! Shall what is formed say to the one who formed it, “You did not make me”? Can the pot say to the potter, “You know nothing”? (Isaiah 29:16)

Mass of Skyphoi and Lamps
Mass of Skyphoi and Lamps

Mass of Skyphoi and Lamps
Mass of Skyphoi and Lamps

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Mass of Skyphoi and Lamps

(Failed batches from a pottery kiln)

 

Details unknown

 

Photographed at the National Archeological Museum of Athens, Athens, Greece.

Remains of a Pottery Kiln
Remains of a Pottery Kiln

Remains of a Pottery Kiln
Remains of a Pottery Kiln

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Remains of a Pottery Kiln

 

Date: before 70 AD.

Place: Qumran, Israel

 

Photographed at the Qumran excavation site, Qumran, Israel.