Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Ofrit Rozenberg Ben-Menachem
Elijah cup
Bohemia
1820–40
Crystal glass, cut, polished, and engraved
Inscribed in Hebrew: “Lo, I will send the prophet Elijah to you” [Mal 3:23]
H: 12.5; Diam: 7 cm
Gift of Fritz Biemann, Zurich, through Dr. Guggenheim, Zurich
Accession number: B80.1727 ; 133/204
 
 


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