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A Bezalel copper Hanukah lamp, designed by Ze'ev Raban, circa 1920
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,000 USD
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84
A Bezalel copper Hanukah lamp, designed by Ze'ev Raban, circa 1920
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Bezalel copper Hanukah lamp, designed by Ze'ev Raban, circa 1920
the arched back plate embossed with high priest lighting the Menorah with help of attendant, flanked by panels of palm tree above a lion and deer, surrounded by designs taken from ancient coins
the back with plaque inscribed Made in Palestine at the Art Workshop Sharah Bezalel Jerusalem, POB729, also signed in Hebrew on front of base
height 10 1/4 in.
26 cm
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Catalogue Note

This model is illustrated in color and discussed by Susan L. Braunstein, Five Centuries of Hanukkah Lamps from the Jewish Museum, item 79, p. 171.

Important Judaica, including a Distinguished Private Collection

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New York