Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Seder plate with the names of the owners' family
Copenhagen, Denmark
19th century (?)
Silver, repoussé and engraved; glass
Inscribed in Hebrew at the center of the plate with the names of the parents, Yossef and Malka, inside a large Star of David, and with the names of the children – Moses, David, Michael, Jacob, Leah, and Batya – inside smaller ones. In 1918, decorations and inscriptions were engraved on the plate by a later artist, Baruch Shlomo Griegst of Copenhagen
H: 34.5; Diam: 37 cm
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Felix Kramarsky
Accession number: B59.06.0550 ; 134/046

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