14 1/2 x 16 x 4 in. (36.8 x 40.6 x 10.2 cm) (show scale)
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German. Hanukkah Menorah, ca. 1820. Silver-plate, 14 1/2 x 16 x 4 in. (36.8 x 40.6 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by Moses Spatt, 49.228.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.49.228.3.jpg)
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Hanukkah Menorah, wrought silver-plate, candelabrum type Menorah with fluted columnar shaft on square pedestal. Base is domed and banded with gadrooning. There are eight branching candle arms, with cylindrical candleholders and a circular supporting discs. Neo-classical design.
Condition: Fair. One branch broken off and repaired by the Brooklyn Museum Conservation Laboratory in March 1950. Same arm repaired by Cliff Silver Company in 1974. Servitor missing.
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