Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by David Harris
Sabbath wine flask
Syria (?)
19th century
Glass, etched
Inscribed in Hebrew: “And God saw all that He had made, and found it very good. And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day [Gen 1:31–2:2]”; “Mordechai”
H: 17.2; W: 12 cm
Gift in memory of Rabbi Bernard and Fanny Lissauer from their children and grandchildren
Accession number: B72.0136 ; 138/009

The Jewish World 365 Days, from the Collections of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, USA, 2004

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