Etrog (citron) container with depiction of the fruit

Austria
19th century
Silver, repoussé, stamped, and partly gilt; hinged lid
Hebrew inscription: "...you shall take the product of hadar trees" (Leviticus 23:40)
H: 7.5; W: 15; D: 10 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 5931
Accession number: B50.02.0612;129/021

Exhibitions:
Orphaned Art: Looted Art from the Holocaust in the Israel Museum, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 18/02/2008 - 23/08/2008

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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