Online Auction 42 - Chabad

Special Chabad Auction in Honor of Chag HaGeulah Yud-Tes Kislev – Rosh Hashana of Chassidut - Marking the Date in which Rebbe Shneur Zalman of Liadi was Released from Czarist Imprisonment

Four Drinking Glasses Owned by Rebbe Rayatz – From the Period He Resided in the USA

Opening: $1,000
Sold for: $1,875
Including buyer's premium
Four matching drinking glasses owned by Rebbe Yosef Yitzchak Schneersohn, Rebbe Rayatz of Lubavitch and his wife Rebbetzin Nechama Dina
Letter of authenticity enclosed (handwritten note, in English), signed in Hebrew by Rebbetzin Chanah Gurary (1899-1991), eldest daughter of Rebbe Rayatz: "I hereby gift... the four glasses used by my father at various events in the 1940's, fabrangens, dinners, and when sitting with people at yechidus". Dated - 14 February 1990. A wooden box which may have also been used by the rebbe or his family is enclosed (the box was given together with the cups, though it is not mentioned in the letter).
4 drinking glasses. Diameter: 7 cm; height: 14 cm. Good condition.