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Basin for ritual hand-washing (apparently part of a set)
Frankfurt, Germany
18th century
Artist: Klingling
Pewter, engraved
Inscribed in Hebrew with three letters: "Alef, Hey, Reish"
H: 2.6; L: 38.6; W: 27.5 cm
The Stieglitz Collection was donated to the Museum with the contribution of Erica and Ludwig Jesselson, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B86.0203 ; 136/111


From the Israel Museum publications:
Benjamin, Chaya, The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987, English / Hebrew

Exhibitions:
The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 30/11/1987 - 21/04/1987

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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