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Passover Seder goblet
Augsburg, Germany
1761-63
Silversmith: Hieronymos Mittnacht (1708–1769) (?)
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and partly gilt
Inscribed in Hebrew: “I will free you from the labors of the Egyptians” [Exod 6:6)]
H: 11.6; W: 6.9 cm
The Feuchtwanger Collection, purchased and donated by Baruch and Ruth Rappaport, Geneva
Accession number: HF 0453 ; 133/170


From the Israel Museum publications:
Shachar, Isaiah, Jewish Tradition in Art: The Feuchtwanger Collection of Judaica, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1981

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir


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