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Welcome to Jerusalem Pottery's Jewish gifts page - Our family tradition of hand painting tiles and Jewish gifts started in 1922 when a group of craftsmen, including my grandfather, was invited from Turkey by the British mandate to renovate the tiles of the Dome of the Rock. My grandfather stayed on in Jerusalem to open a ceramic

Aaron's blessing

Aaronic Blessing
("May the Lord
Bless you...")
Cat. No. T161
Price = $22

From a synagogue mosaic floor in Jericho

Menorah, shofar,
palm branch
T170, $22

Shalom, dove of peace tile

dove of peace
T163, $22

Welcome in Hebrew and English, 6 inch tile

T168, $22


Shalom dove in English

Shalom dove
of peace
in English
T173, $22 


The 2 spies, Joshua and Caleb

The two spies,
Joshua & Caleb
T171 , $22


Hebrew if I forget thee O Jerusalem tile

If I forget thee
O Jerusalem
Psalm 137
T165, $22


If I forget thee O Jerusalem, Psalm 137

If I forget thee
O Jerusalem
Psalm 137
T162, $22


English Hebrew shalom tile

in Hebrew
T166, $22


workshop with his partner. Today, our workshop is located in Jerusalem's Old City, where we continue to make Jewish gifts, name plates, and other tiles for home decor.

Unique Jewish gift designs

Our designs are inspired by local ancient mosaic floors, psalms and blessings from the Torah, and the Gates and street names of Jerusalem.

Street name signs of the Old City made by Stephan KarakashianBefore 1967, my father made the street name signs of the Old City of Jerusalem in English and Arabic. After 1967, Teddy Kollek asked my father to add the Hebrew names for the street signs.




These Jewish gift tiles can be used as wall hangings, or accents installed in a kitchen wall, fireplace, bathroom, table top, counter top, and anywhere else where you may need tiles with vivid colors and unique designs. As gifts, they are also available with a wood frame.

Zion gate The Zion gate tile is part of a series of tiles with different gates and streets of the Old City of Jerusalem. Other gates and street names available:

  • Jaffa Gate
  • Damascus Gate
  • Lion's Gate
  • Dung Gate (appropriate to hang over your bathroom door)
  • David Street
  • Via Dolorosa
  • Jewish Quarter road

MenorahMenorah, Shofar and palm branch - This design is a reproduction of a synagogue mosaic floor in Jericho, from the 6th century... read more



Aaronic blessingThe Aaronic priestly blessing in the original Hebrew text - it says "May the Lord bless you and keep you.." It is also available in English. A unique Jewish gift and wall hanging.



The Jewish quarter of JerusalemSkyline of the Jewish quarter of the Old City - This unique Jewish gift shows important landmarks of the Jewish quarter - the Western Wall...



Custom signCustom sign with English and Hebrew





Customer testimonial

"I just wanted to tell you that I received the tiles today and they are absolutely beautiful! - They are even better than what expected. I will be ordering additional tiles and am sharing your talent with all my co-workers, friends and family! THANK YOU for sharing your tile making gift with me. Best Regards, Margie" , from Yonkers, NY.... Read more

> Features:

  • Carefully designed and painted tiles with bright, vivid colors
  • Unique and eye catching designs from Jerusalem
  • Made of ceramic tiles, hand painted, glazed, and fired at 1850 F
  • Colors are sealed in permanently, they don't fade or wash away
  • Tiles can be hung on the wall or installed permanently in a wall
  • Unique Jewish gift ideas
  • Guaranteed delivery or your money back
  • Price per tile = $22

> Shipping:

  • We ship our tiles world wide - US, UK, Germany, Europe, Canada, Australia, and other countries.
  • Express shipping is available at checkout, with a delivery time of 3 to 5 business days from the date of shipping, guaranteed or your money back.
  • Order your tiles with cork backing to hang on a wall, or order them without any backing to fix them permanently in a wall. You can also order them with an oak wood frame, also for hanging up.


Our secure online payment processor is Paypal, which handles payments made on eBay.

For more information on our Jewish gifts, or for assistance in ordering, email us at tile@jerusalempottery.biz

The tile dimensions are approximately 6x6 inches (15x15 cm). They are available framed with wood or unframed. A single framed tile costs US $38 and comes with a hanger (see back of framed tile). A single unframed tile costs US $22 and comes with cork backing and a hanger (see back of tile).