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PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTOR (LOTS 279-288)

German silver Hanukah lamp, Johann Jacob Loschhorn, Frankfurt, circa 1770
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288

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTOR (LOTS 279-288)

German silver Hanukah lamp, Johann Jacob Loschhorn, Frankfurt, circa 1770
Estimate
15,00020,000
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Details & Cataloguing

Important Judaica Including Property from the Estate of Shlomo Moussaieff

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German silver Hanukah lamp, Johann Jacob Loschhorn, Frankfurt, circa 1770
of typical form, raised on four claw and ball feet, lamp compartment with hinged cover, engraved with lozenge work, the back plate formed as a Rococo cartouche chased with a menorah and flanked by lion supporters all below a crown, marked inside compartment on cover and on back plate, together with a servant light by Rudiger Herfurth, Frankfurt, 1770.
height 7 1/8 in.
18 cm.
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Provenance

Sotheby's New York, December 19th 2007, lot 35. 

Catalogue Note

A similar lamp by this maker is in the Israel Museum, Jerusalem (see Scheffler, Goldschmiede Hessens, p. 312)

Important Judaica Including Property from the Estate of Shlomo Moussaieff

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New York