Jewish Art

Vase adorned with medallions featuring the holy sites of Jerusalem, made from artillery shell
Brass, copper sheet engraved, and silver ;damascene work
H: 28; Diam: 8.5 cm

The Alan and Riva Slifka Collection in the Israel Museum
Accession number: B09.0965

Publications: 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

Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Oded Löbl