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Tankard-shaped etrog container
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and punched
Inscribed in Hebrew: "And you shall rejoice in your festival" (Deuteronomy 16:14) and "for the decoration of the Succah tabernacle [5]527 [1767]"
H: 16.2; Diam: 9.6 cm
The Stieglitz Collection was donated to the Museum with the contribution of Erica and Ludwig Jesselson, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B86.0223 ; 138/016

From the Israel Museum publications:
Benjamin, Chaya, The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987, English / Hebrew

The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 30/11/1987 - 21/04/1987

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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