The king had them cast in clay molds in the plain of the Jordan between Succoth1 and Zarethan.a18
All these things that Solomon made amounted to so much that the weight of the bronze2 was not determined.
Solomon also made all the furnishings that were in God's temple: the golden altar; the tables3 on which was the bread of the Presence;
the lampstands4 of pure gold with their lamps, to burn in front of the inner sanctuary as prescribed;
the gold floral work and lamps and tongs (they were solid gold);
the pure gold wick trimmers, sprinkling bowls, dishes5 and censers;6 and the gold doors of the temple: the inner doors to the Most Holy Place and the doors of the main hall.