Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Chased stone Hanukkah lamp with name of owner or artist
Talaint, Morocco
Steatite (soapstone), carved and chased
Inscribed in Hebrew (on reverse side): "R. Moshe Bar Shalom B . . . (?)"
L: 16.5; W: 16 cm
The Zeyde Schulmann Collection in the Israel Museum
Accession number: B63.11.2766 ; 118/484
 
 

Publications:
Benjamin, Chaya, North African Lights, Hanukkah Lamps from the Zeyde Schulman Collection in the Israel Museum, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2003, 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