Description Features different images and views of Jerusalem and Hoshen Plate in the center. On the base it is written in English "Jerusalem". Made from metal, nickel plated. Size: 12x10cm/4.8x3.5inch Condition: new The menorah is described in the Bible as the seven-lamp (six branches) ancient Hebrew lampstand made of pure gold and used in the portable sanctuary set up by Moses in the wilderness and later in the Temple in Jerusalem. Fresh olive oil of the purest quality was burned daily to light its lamps. The menorah has been a symbol of Judaism since ancient times and is the emblem on the coat of arms of the modern state of Israel.