Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Avi Ganor
Circumcision knife with a representation of the Binding of Isaac
Italy
17th century
Carved wood, silver, steel
L: 16; W: 1.6; Th: 1.6 cm
The Stieglitz Collection was donated to the Museum with the contribution of Erica and Ludwig Jesselson, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B86.0226 ; 112/147
 
 

Publications:
Benjamin, Chaya, The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987, 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