Traditional Half Polished Shofar
Receive this half-polished shofar as half-genuine to the ancestral history. Let the sound of the shofar make you content. Be at peace or be the like of religious celebrations by just sounding your horn. Although it isnít fully polished you still get the better end of the deal. If half polished, you have the raw authenticity of your horn not being fully interfered with in the production process. You will be able to have some raw elements of the horn making your experience closer to your ancestors. The length on this is 12.5-13.5inch/30-33cm measured around the outside curve of the shofar, not from tip to tip.
- Authentic Kosher HALF POLISHED (half natural) shofar
- Has a traditional style mouthpiece
- Made in Israel and shipped directly from Israel
- Length: 12.5-13.5inch/30-33cm (measured around the outside curve of the shofar, not from tip to tip)
- The pictures are of very similar shofar and is not the exact shofar you will receive.
- Condition: new
Produced by "Kol Shofar" factory.
"Kol Shofar" is unique factory producing ram's horn of every kind.
The horns production is performed using old and traditional techniques combined with modern techniques, and all under very strict supervision of quality and kashruth of the shofars.
The factory is located in Ramat Hagolan (Israel) and is under rabbinical supervision; Shimon Kinan who is a senior shofar blower and is skilled with the secerets of shofars produces the shofars.
The production process:
When Shimon holds in his hand a ramís horn, he already knows what will be its shape and how, at the end of the process, the Shofar's blow will be heardÖ
The ramís horn arrives at the factory and immediately goes through washing and disinfections process.
The first stage the process includes straightening the shofar, processing the mouthpiece and drilling a long hole in the narrow part of the shofar. In this stage it is already possible to blow the shofar and examine the sound quality.
Here the manufacturerís experience as a shofar blower is very important.
From here go the polishing and brightening process, which is performed using different polishing machines until receiving the wanted product.