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Kiddush cup with dedicatory inscription
Cluj, Transylvania
Silversmith: Danieli Brassai
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and partly gilt
Inscriptions: "ANNO 1691 GOTS SARA"; later Hebrew inscription mentions that the cup was donated by the family of the lateYehiel Yehuda and Rachel Lea Hay (whose Hungarian names – Mihály and Róza Háy – appear in an additional inscription), and the Hebrew year [5]670 [1910]
H: 15; Diam: 10.7 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 350
Accession number: B50.02.0826 ; 133/129

See Torah crown and basin for ritual hand washing also donated by the Háy family.

Provenance Research Online: World War II Looted Cultural Treasures, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir

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