Paliurus Spina Christi , Commonly Known As Jerusalem Thorn , Garland Thorn , Chr ...
Stockphoto ID: 2012319
File name: IR_50495_pd.jpg
Format: digital, 5000+ pixels longest side
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Source: photographer Based in: Israel
Description: Paliurus spina christi , commonly known as Jerusalem Thorn , Garland Thorn , Christs Thorn , or Crown of Thorns . The name reflects an old legend that the spiny branches were used to make the crown of thorns placed on Christs head before his crucifixion .