Small Silver Kiddush Cup which Rebbe Rashab Purchased for His Granddaughter Rebbetzin Chanah Gurary in Her Childhood – With Letter of Authenticity Signed by Rebbetzin Chanah Gurary

Opening: $500

Small kiddush cup which Rebbetzin Chanah Gurary (wife of R. Shemaryahu Gurary – the Rashag) received in her childhood as a gift from her grandfather Rebbe Shalom Dov Ber Schneersohn – Rebbe Rashab of Lubavitch.
Silver cup. Maker's mark and hallmark of Kiev, late 19th century. Engraved ornaments.
Letter of authenticity enclosed (handwritten note, in English), signed in Hebrew by Rebbetzin Chanah Gurary, eldest daughter of Rebbe Rayatz and granddaughter of Rebbe Rashab: "I hereby gift… the small silver cup with a stand that my grandfather the Rashab bought for me. As a small child I once cried why do only the men make Kiddush. My grandfather bought for me and my sisters these small silver cups and he would pour from his kos into my cup and tell me to make a loud bracha". Dated 24th September 1989.

Height: 6.5 cm. Good condition. Stains. Minor defects.