Tower-shaped spicebox

Austrian Empire
Late 18th – early 19th century
Silver, filigree, cut, cast, and partly gilt
H: 25; W: 5 cm
Received through JCR (Jewish Cultural Reconstruction)
Accession number: B52.05.3975;124/245
The mast bears a lion-shaped flag, surmounted by a tiny horn blower.


Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner