caulkers

caulkers

Men from Byblos (Gebal, Ezek 27:9) or Tyre (Ezek 27:27) whose work was making ships watertight. Materials used may have been bitumen and some fiber binder to plug seams between planks.

Ezek 27:9

9The elders of Gebal and its artisans were within you,
caulking your seams;
all the ships of the sea with their mariners were within you,
to barter for your war ... View more

Ezek 27:27

27Your riches, your wares, your merchandise,
your mariners and your pilots,
your caulkers, your dealers in merchandise,
and all your warriors within you,
with a ... View more

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