Jewish Art
Sharar workshop, Bezalel
Hanukkah lamp showing Maccabees purifying the Temple
Brass sheet, stamped and silver-plated
H: 20; W: 20; D: 6.2 cm

The Alan and Riva Slifka Collection in the Israel Museum
Accession number: B09.0524

Publications: Beauty and Sanctity: the Israel Museum at 40. A Series of Exhibitions Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Zalmona, Yigal, 2006, Benjamin, Chaya, Early Israeli Arts and Crafts: Bezalel Treasures from the Alan B. Slifka Collection in the Israel Museum, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2008, English / Hebrew

Exhibitions: Sacred Beauty: Treasures of Judaica and Jewish Ethnography, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 3/11/2005 - 1/21/2006

Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Oded Löbl