Tower-shaped spicebox

Baja, Hungary
Early 19th century
Silver, repoussé, pierced, and engraved
H: 21; W: 5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 901
Accession number: B50.02.0975;124/202

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