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Elijah cup with a depiction of the Western Wall, Tomb of the Patriarchs, and Rachel’s Tomb
Land of Israel
19th century
Bitumen stone, carved
H: 8.1; Diam: 7.1 cm
The Feuchtwanger Collection, purchased and donated by Baruch and Ruth Rappaport, Geneva
Accession number: HF 0458 ; 133/175


From the Israel Museum publications:
Shachar, Isaiah, Jewish Tradition in Art: The Feuchtwanger Collection of Judaica, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1981
Peled-Carmeli, Haviva, R. Simha Yaniver, Art and Craft in Eretz-Israel in the 19th Century, Fischer, Yona (ed.), The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1979, Hebrew

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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