Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Sabbath lamp
20th century
Brass sheet, cut and engraved
Inscribed in Hebrew: “Zion Sabbath candle”; “So Moses cried out to the Lord, saying, 'O God, pray heal her!' [Num 12:13]”
H: 17.6; W: 10.5 cm
The Feuchtwanger Collection, purchased and donated by Baruch and Ruth Rappaport, Geneva
Accession number: HF 0214 ; 117/181

Shachar, Isaiah, Jewish Tradition in Art: The Feuchtwanger Collection of Judaica, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1981

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