Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Etrog (citron) box in the shape of the fruit
Austria
Late 19th century
Silver, repoussé, chased, and punched
Hebrew inscription: "and you shall take... the fruit of goodly trees" (Leviticus 23:40)
H: 10; L: 20; W: 11 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 5939
Accession number: B50.02.0685 ; 129/023
 
 


Exhibition:
Provenance Research Online: World War II Looted Cultural Treasures, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

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