Tower-shaped spicebox

Eastern Europe
19th century
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and pierced
H: 26.5; W: 7 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 1449
Accession number: B50.02.1073;124/167

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 © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner