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Spicebox for Havdalah ceremony (?) with depictions of local scenes of houses and animals
18th century
Silver, engraved and cast
L: 10.2; W: 7.7 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
JRSO Number: Wie 6077/1 2473
Accession number: B53.06.4557 ; 131/022

The box has seven compartments (for spices?) and a sliding cover.

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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