Auction 88 - Part I - Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters, Ceremonial Art

Silver Filigree Etrog Container – Israel, Second Half of 20th Century

Opening: $1,800

Large, handsome etrog container. [Israel, second half of the 20th century].
Silver, filigree.
Rectangular box with four stylized feet, the sides depicting the Tablets of the Law, the Western Wall, the Tomb of Rachel and a seven-branched lamp. The lid depicts a sukkah and an etrog, surrounded by the inscription "And you shall take for yourselves on the first day, the fruit of the hadar tree, date palm fronds" (Lev 23:40).
Approx. 12X14X18 cm. Good condition.

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Jewish Ceremonial Art