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An Israeli Silver Architectural-Form Standing Esther Scroll Case, Yaakov Davidoff, Jerusalem, Circa 1999

The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman

An Israeli Silver Architectural-Form Standing Esther Scroll Case, Yaakov Davidoff, Jerusalem, Circa 1999

An Israeli Silver Architectural-Form Standing Esther Scroll Case, Yaakov Davidoff, Jerusalem, Circa 1999

The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman


An Israeli Silver Architectural-Form Standing Esther Scroll Case, Yaakov Davidoff, Jerusalem, Circa 1999


formed as a square tower, with open work windows, hinged doorway, and cut out figures, engraved with inscription, the parcel-gilt detachable roof reveals lift-out central scroll holder, engraved with scenes from the story of Purim and blessings


maker's mark and 925 on undersides of tower, case, and door, the tower signed Yaakov Davidoff in Hebrew and numbered 3/24


36 oz 10 dwt scroll case and tower cover only

1,135.15 g

height overall 18 ¾ in.

47.6 cm

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The inscription reads "Barbara & Ira Lipman / Gustave Joshua Benjamin / Purim 1999".