Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Etrog (citron) box
New York, New York, USA
Before 1918
Artist: G. Friedman
Wood, carved and painted; silver-plated copper and brass
Inscribed in Hebrew with the blessing recited over the lulav and biblical verses relating to Sukkot (Leviticus 23:40, 42; Isaiah 12:3); a dedication to Chaim Yitzhak Gelbman, nephew of the donors, Joseph Rosenberg and his wife, Esther Rebecca; the year and the mark of the artist
H: 12.6; W: 18.1; L: 10.8 cm
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Wilcox, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B80.0901 ; 129/032

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