Implements used by priests for sacrifices (Num 4:14; 1Sam 2:13-14); which speak of them as having three prongs). Those in use at the Jerusalem Temple were made of gold (1Chr 28:17) and bronze (2Chr 4:16).

Num 4:14

14and they shall put on it all the utensils of the altar, which are used for the service there, the firepans, the forks, the shovels, and the basins, all the ut ... View more

1Sam 2:13-14

13or for the duties of the priests to the people. When anyone offered sacrifice, the priest's servant would come, while the meat was boiling, with a three-prong ... View more

1Chr 28:17

17and pure gold for the forks, the basins, and the cups; for the golden bowls and the weight of each; for the silver bowls and the weight of each;

2Chr 4:16

16The pots, the shovels, the forks, and all the equipment for these Huram-abi made of burnished bronze for King Solomon for the house of the Lord.

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