Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Hanukkah lamp adorned with row of flames
Ernakulam, Cochin, India
Late 19th – early 20th century
Brass sheet, cut
H: 42.5; W: 40 cm
Purchased through the gift of Mr. and Mrs. Wolf Lesser, Amsterdam, in honor of the Bat Mitzvah of Dana Ballas
Accession number: B85.0216 ; 118/839
 
 

Publications:
Slapak, Orpa, ed., The Jews of India: A Story of Three Communities, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1995, 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