Jewish Art

Vase adorned with the profile of Theodor Herzl, made from artillery shell
1906–29
Brass and copper sheet, engraved; silver, damascene work
H: 28; Diam: 8.5 cm

The Alan and Riva Slifka Collection in the Israel Museum
Accession number: B09.0966

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