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Seder Plate

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Parcel-gilt silver
  • Place Made: Germany
  • DATES ca. 1900
    DIMENSIONS 16 1/8 x 16 1/8 in. (41 x 41 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Reichsmark "800", crown with crescent moon
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 49.228.1
    CREDIT LINE Purchased with funds given by Louis M. Rabinowitz
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Seder Plate, ca. 1900. Parcel-gilt silver, 16 1/8 x 16 1/8 in. (41 x 41 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by Louis M. Rabinowitz, 49.228.1. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, CUR.49.228.1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Seder Plate, parcel-gilt, round, rim embossed with singles and pairs of pomegranates alternating with medallions of biblical figures of Moses, Aaron, David, Solomon, as well as sacrifice of Isaac and Rabbi at Bnei Brak, center embossed with Hebrew order of Passover. Condition: Good.
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (71%)
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