Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Ofrit Rozenberg Ben-Menachem
Small Hanukkah lamp adorned with the emblem of the State of Israel
ca. 1950
Brass, cast
Inscribed in Hebrew: “Crown of Kingdom”and “These lights are sacred”
H: 8.6; W: 17.5 cm
Gift of Rivka and Zvi Tenenbaum, Zahala, in memory of their son Jadin, who fell in the Yom Kippur War and was posthumously awarded the Badge of Distinction
Accession number: B07.2171 ; 118/967

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