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Cup and saucer with dedication inscriptions
Braunschweig, Germany
Hebrew voweled inscriptions: on the cup "O Creator! Send your blessing to my father-in-law (with the Hebrew year 5605 [1835]), from Hirsch Goldberg." On saucer: "As you desire, father, drink from this cup Braunschweig 25 Marheshvan in (your) Jubilee fiftieth the Hebrew year 5565 [1804]."
Cup: H: 10; Diam: 9 cm
Saucer: H: 3.7; Diam: 17.3 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: B86.0220 ; 136/114, 129/037

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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