Jewish. <em>Spice Container</em>, ca. 1920. Silver, 9 x 2 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. (22.9 x 6.4 x 7 cm). Assigned to the Brooklyn Museum by Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, Inc., L50.26.9. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, L50.26.9_PS2.jpg)

Spice Container


Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1920

Dimensions: 9 x 2 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. (22.9 x 6.4 x 7 cm)


Accession Number: L50.26.9

Image: L50.26.9_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Spice Container, silver, tower form, domed base rises into bulb-shaped stem supporting square container with hinged door, container pierced and engraved with geometric patterns, bulb-shaped roof identical to stem, conical shaft, ball finial with flag. Condition: Good.

Brooklyn Museum