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Austro-Hungarian Silver Spice Container

Auction:
2966T
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
Sale #2966T - 2966T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 07, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Austro-Hungarian Silver Spice Container, marks for 1867-1922, cylindrical body cast and chased with flames, Star of David, Tablets, Menorah, and "Havdalah" in Hebrew, on a tapered support with central knop on a molded domed foot, similar detachable lid, ht. 7 1/2 in., approx. 3.8 troy oz.
From the Collection of Congregation Mishkan Tefila
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Bible, Havdalah, Jewish culture, Judaism, Menora, Western Australia, Menorah, Shabbat, Tabernacle