Tower-shaped spicebox

Lemberg, Galicia, Austrian Empire
Silver, repoussé, pierced, engraved, and cast
H: 19.5; W: 5.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 1269
Accession number: B50.02.1074;124/262

From the Israel Museum publications:
Benjamin, Chaya and Koolik, Marilyn Gold, Towers of Spices: The Tower-Shape Tradition in Havdalah Spiceboxes, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel, 1982


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav