Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Ofrit Rozenberg Ben-Menachem
Passover cup with a depiction of people eating matzot
Vienna, Austria
1855
Silver, repoussé, engraved, stamped, and partly gilt
Inscribed in Hebrew: “Seven days you shall eat unleavened bread” [Exod 12:15]
H: 6; Diam: 5.5 cm
Collection of Eliezer Burstein, Lugano, in the Israel Museum
Accession number: B55.03.0807 ; 133/105
 
 


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