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Kiddush Wine Cup

Decorative Arts

MAKER Unknown
  • Possible Place Made: Freilberg, Germany
  • DATES early 19th century
    DIMENSIONS 3 3/8 x 3 x 3 in. (8.6 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Maker's mark: "F" and "Z" and another mark, almost obliterated
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the family of Clarence G. Bachrach
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Unknown. Kiddush Wine Cup, early 19th century. Silver, 3 3/8 x 3 x 3 in. (8.6 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the family of Clarence G. Bachrach, 50.9. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.9.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 50.9.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Silver Kiddush cup (used for blessing over wine), flared slightly toward lip, without ornamentation except for two narrow engraved bands on body, two raised bands on lip. Condition: Good.
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