Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Avraham Hay
Roofed Hanukkah lamp, decorated in openwork
Marrakesh, Morocco
Late 19th – early 20th century
Brass sheet, repoussé, pierced, and engraved
Inscribed in Hebrew: “Massoud Ouezzman” (and an undecipherable mark)
H: 35; W: 28 cm
The Zeyde Schulmann Collection in the Israel Museum
Accession number: B63.11.3204 ; 118/387
 
 

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