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

Silver Filigree Spice Box – Israel, Second Half of 20th Century

Opening: $1,800

Large elegant silver filigree spice box, designed as a domed structure. Israel, [second half of the 20th century].
Silver (marked "Bezalel Jerusalem 935"), filigree.
Large box, on four elegant feet. Door at front, with three stairs leading up to it, reading "who creates the various spices" (Hebrew, from the blessing over fragrances). The sides feature each a stylized balcony; the back depicts a seven-branched lamp. The dome is set with a dark-red stone at top.
Approx. 8X10X14 cm. Good condition.

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Jewish Ceremonial Art
Jewish Ceremonial Art