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Spice Box for Habdalah Service

Decorative Arts and Design

  • Place Made: Poland
  • DATES mid-19th century
    DIMENSIONS 7 1/2 x 3 x 3 in. (19.1 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm)  (show scale)
    CREDIT LINE Purchased with funds given by Mrs. Edward C. Blum
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Wrought silver blossom-form spice box for Habdalah service. Pear-shaped blossom springing from foliated stem, on trilateral base with bird-head spindle supports. Condition: Good, with one missing leaf from stem.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Spice Box for Habdalah Service, mid-19th century. Silver, 7 1/2 x 3 x 3 in. (19.1 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by Mrs. Edward C. Blum, 49.228.8. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 49.228.8_view2_bw.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 49.228.8_view2_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 1966
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