German. <em>Hanukkah Menorah</em>, 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)

Hanukkah Menorah


Medium: Silver-plate

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1820

Dimensions: 14 1/2 x 16 x 4 in. (36.8 x 40.6 x 10.2 cm)



Accession Number: 49.228.3

Image: CUR.49.228.3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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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