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Backplate of a Hanukkah lamp
Late 19th – early 20th century
Brass sheet, repoussé, pierced, and silver-plated
Inscribed in Hebrew with the word "Hanukkah" and part of the blessing over the candles
H: 12.5; W: 12 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization), Wiesbaden collecting point
Accession number: B50.02.1981 ; 118/359

The candleholders are missing.

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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