Kiddush cup
Moscow, Russia
1815
Silversmith: Gavrila Ustinov (active 1806–52)
Silver, engraved and niello
Inscribed in Hebrew: "Cup of the holy Sabbath for Kiddusha Rabba [Saturday morning Sabbath blessing]"
H: 18; Diam: 7.5 cm
Collection of Eliezer Burstein, Lugano, in the Israel Museum
Accession number: B55.03.0949 ; 133/077
 
 


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