Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Avi Ganor
Cup and spicebox for the Havdalah ceremony
Nitra, Slovakia
Second half of the 18th century
Silver, repoussé, punched, cast, engraved, and gilt
Spicebox: H: 15.3; Diam: 6.1 cm
Cup: H: 20; Diam: 6.9 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: B86.0070, B86.0110 ; 124/521, 125/009

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