Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Silver spread into plates is brought from Tarshish, and gold from Uphaz, the work of the workman, and of the hands of the founder: blue and purple is their clothing: they are all the work of cunning men.

Silver

Uphaz

Are all

Bible References

Silver

Jeremiah 10:4
With gold and with silver they will beautify; with nails and with hammers they will make firm and it will not move.

Tarshish

1 Kings 10:22
for a ship of Tharshish to the king in the sea with the ship of Hiram: one for three years will come, a ship of Tharshish lifting up gold and silver and ivory and apes and peacocks.
Ezekiel 27:12
Tarshish thy merchant from the multitude of all riches: in silver, iron, alloy, and lead, they gave thy markets.

Uphaz

Daniel 10:5
And I shall lift up mine eyes and see, and behold, one man being clothed with linen garments, and his loins being girded with gold of Uphaz:

Are all

Psalm 115:4
Their images are silver and gold, the work of man's hands.

General references

Exodus 20:4
Thou shalt not make to thee a carved image, and every appearance that is in the heavens above, and that is in the earth beneath, and that is in the water under the earth.
Exodus 32:3
And all the people will break off the gold ear-rings which are in their ears, and they will bring to Aaron.
Isaiah 40:19
The artificer cast the carved image, and the founder will spread it out with gold, and he smelted chains of silver.
Ezekiel 27:12
Tarshish thy merchant from the multitude of all riches: in silver, iron, alloy, and lead, they gave thy markets.