Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Avi Ganor
Kiddush cup
Augsburg, Germany
Silversmith: Jacob Friedrich Biller (master 1782–1810)
Silver, repoussé, engraved and gilt
Marks: city, and artist
Inscribed in Hebrew: "Observe the Sabbath Day and keep it holy, as the Lord your God commanded you" [Deuteronomy 5: 12]
H: 13.4; Diam: 7.1 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: B86.0113 ; 133/267

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

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