A Continental silver travelling Hanukkah lamp apparently unmarked, circa 1900
Lot 98*
A Continental silver travelling Hanukkah lamp
apparently unmarked, circa 1900
Sold for £4,750 (US$ 7,975) inc. premium
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A Continental silver travelling Hanukkah lamp
apparently unmarked, circa 1900
Formed as a book, the spine engraved 'Hanukkah' in Hebrew, the sides pierced with a Hanukkah lamp flanked by two deer all amongst scrolling foliate and opening to reveal two rows of four candle receivers, the front row hinging to the edges so that the eight lights sit in line, with peg and eye clasp, length when closed 8.8cm, when lights in line 16.2cm, weight total 9.5oz.
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