Lot 28
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A POLISH ENGRAVED SILVER BELT BUCKLE FOR YOM KIPPUR

Estimate
2,000 - 3,000 USD
Sold
2,375 USD
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Description

  • silver
  • length 3 3/4 in.
  • 9.6 cm
engraved with lions holding a crowned cartouche within a border of overlapping leaves, the belt formed of metallic mesh, the buckle apparently unmarked.

Exhibited

New York, Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion, The Collector's Room:  Selections from the Michael and Judy Steinhardt Collection, 1993, no. 37, p. 21

Catalogue Note

The Hebrew inscription reads: "For on this day atonement shall be made for you to cleanse, from all your sins; you shall be clean before the Lord (Lev. 16:30)."
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