Burial Society Charity box

Austria
19th century
Silver, engine-turned and engraved
Hebrew inscriptions: "A gift in secret subdues anger" (Proverbs 21:14); "Burial Society"
H: 19; Diam: 10 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 478
Accession number: B50.02.0891;130/007

Exhibitions:

  • Artists' Choices - Zvi Goldstein: Haunted by Objects, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 26/07/2010 - 12/01/2011
  • Artists' Choices - Zvi Goldstein: Haunted by Objects, Stiftung Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, 13/11/2011 - 26/02/2012

עברית

Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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