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The Crown of Thorns is mentioned in all four gospels' account of Jesus' crucifixion (Matt 27:29; Mark 15:17; John 19:2; Luke 23:11). This authentic replica of the crown of thorns is woven from the thorny branches of the tree of Euphorbia Milii, found in Jerusalem.  This plant was brought to countries in the Middle East from Madagascar even before the time of Jesus Christ. Display this unique decoration handmade in Jerusalem in the box or hung on a wall as a reminder of the Passion of the Christ.


Crown measures about 8" in diameter.

Authentic Crown of Thorns from Jerusalem

  • All our items are handmade in Bethlehem from sustainably sourced olivewood from the Holy Land. Due to the natural qualities of olivewood and the unique artistic skill of each craftsman, items may slightly differ from the pictures. High quality olivewood can vary between light golden to deep caramel colored with a uniform tone or distinctive variegation. Wood tone and color preferences can be noted at checkout or contact us directly for details about any item.

  • All sales are final. But if a product arrives damaged or defective, we will work with you to exchange the item for one of equal value. Exchanges will be accepted within 30 days of receipt of purchase. Return postage is the responsibility of consumer. Please contact us before purchasing if you would like to see additional pictures of the items.

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