Close
Close

Accessibility

Interface

Adjust the interface to make it easier to use for different conditions.

Light-colored, flat shofar

Light-colored, flat shofar

Light-colored, flat shofar

Horn, engraved

Inscribed in Hebrew: "Blow the horn on the new moon, on the full moon for our feast day." On reverse: "For it is a law for Israel, a ruling of the God of Jacob [5]441 [1681]" (Psalms 81: 4-5).

L: 42; W: 6.2 cm

The Stieglitz Collection was donated to the Museum with the contribution of Erica and Ludwig Jesselson, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum

Accession number:

B86.0214

189/039

Jewish Art and Life
From the Israel Museum publications:

Benjamin, Chaya, The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987, English / Hebrew

Exhibitions:

The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 30/11/1987 - 21/04/1987