Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Oded Löbl
Container and lid made from artillery shells with depictions of Absalom's Pillar and Rachel's Tomb
Bezalel School of Arts and Crafts, Jerusalem
Brass, engraved; silver and copper, damascene work
H: 14.5; Diam: 9 cm
The Alan and Riva Slifka Collection in the Israel Museum
Accession number: B09.0507(a-b) ; 174/236
 
 

Publications:
Benjamin, Chaya, Early Israeli Arts and Crafts: Bezalel Treasures from the Alan B. Slifka Collection in the Israel Museum, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2008, English / Hebrew

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir