Spicebox for Havdalah ceremony (?) with depictions of local scenes of houses and animals

Norway
18th century
Silver, engraved and cast
L: 10.2; W: 7.7 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
JRSO Number: Wie 6077/1 2473
Accession number: B53.06.4557;131/022
The box has seven compartments (for spices?) and a sliding cover.

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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