Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Hanukkah lamp shaped like a Torah ark surrounded by mythical beasts and birds
Warsaw, Poland
Mid-19th century
Silversmith: Kazimierz Klimaszewski (active 1830– 51)
Silver, repousée, pierced, engraved and filigree; brass sheet
H: 47; W: 44.7 cm
Extended loan from Wertheim family, Tel Aviv
Accession number: L-B80.0146 ; 118/717
 
 


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