27 Jun 2012

IMG 4182 BEZALEL SILVER AND BRASS CHANUKAH LAMP

BEZALEL SILVER AND BRASS CHANUKAH LAMP
$4,000

Description : Jerusalem,circa 1920, marked Bezalel Jerusalem on baseOn 4 paw supports, triangular backplate embossed with central larger roundel showing temple Menorah
flanked by lions and 2 other roundels showing 2nd Yr. war Bar Kochba coin, with inscription,
“These lights are holy”, fronted by removeable candle socketed bench, matching shamash,

6″ high

A similar example sold at Sotheby’s Tel Aviv, May 1998 lot 75 for $2,800

Price : $4,000
27 Jun 2012

IMG 4209 MINIATURE SILVER CHANUKIAH
ATTRACTIVE MINIATURE SILVER CHANUKIAH
$5,500

Description : Palestine,circa 1930, fully marked on backThe cartouche form backplate with full Hebrew engraved inscriptions of the blessings over Chanukah candles,
surmounted by figure of the High Priest kindling the Temple Menorah, fronted by bench of 8 oil troughs,
matching shamash, sides with 2 turrets, with suspension chain,

5″ high

Price : $5,500
27 Jun 2012

IMG 4815 UNUSUAL BRASS CHANUKAH LAMP

LARGE UNUSUAL BRASS CHANUKAH LAMP
$5,500

 

Description : dutch, late 18th/early 19th centuryThe cast detachable interior with openwork backplate pierced with architectural motifs and fleurs-de-lis,
with shamash and central plaque inscribed “Chanukah”, surmounted by Magen David, side panels with similar designs
fronted by row of 8 oil troughs; set in a brass frame. Rarely seen with accompanying back piece.

14″ high

For comparisons see R.D. Barnett: Catalogue of the London Jewish Museum, 1974, no.24

Price : $5,500

 

27 Jun 2012

IMG 4164 BRASS CHANUKAH LAMP
BRASS CHANUKAH LAMP
$3,500

Description : Continental, 19th/early 20th centuryThe openwork backplate showing 2 rampant lions flanking a central flowering urn, with Hebrew inscription,
“To light Chanukah candles,” surmounted by crown and shamash, fronted by bench with 8 oil troughs,

7 1/4″ high

Price : $3,500
27 Jun 2012

BRASS CHANUKAH LAMP BRASS CHANUKAH LAMPHEAVY BRASS CHANUKAH LAMP
$4,800

Description : 20th century

On rectangular base, the cast backplate heavily chased with lobe and scrolling foliagte designs,
with lions surrounding tablets, surmounted by ornate crown and fitted with duck-form shamash and oil jug, fronted
by row of 8 crowned lion oil receptacles, flanked by recumbent lions on plinths,

11 1/4″ high

Price : $4,800
27 Jun 2012

IMG 4303 PEWTER PUSHKE
PEWTER PUSHKE
$4,000

Description : German, 19th centuryon square base, the cup shaped body, repoussed with foliate designs, the base and pull off lid with matching intricat floral/ foliate designs, with Hebrew inscription “Charity for the poor”

5 1/4″ high

Price : $4,000
27 Jun 2012

IMG 4278 SYNAGOGAL PUSHKE

SYNAGOGAL PUSHKE
$3,500

 

Description : American,Chicago, ealry 19th century,The plain cylindrical body with painted Hebrew inscription,”Cong. Agudat Achim Anschei Hungary”,with hinged lid also inscribed “Charity saves from misery”, fitted with clasp, central coin slot and scroll handle

7 ” high

Price : $3,500

 

27 Jun 2012

IMG 4274 UNUSUAL METAL PUSHKE
UNUSUAL METAL PUSHKE
$4,500

Description : American, dated July 21st 1925In the form of a leather book entitled “Glen Falls Hebrew Community Association, written on spine (tongue in cheek),”Lessons in Thrift” by Robert Morris, with metal mounts on corners, coin slot and key device

4 1/2″ high

Price : $4,500
27 Jun 2012

IMG 4304 ROSE WOOD, AND SILVER PUSHKE

STUNNING PINEWOOD, ROSE WOOD, AND SILVER PUSHKE BY Y. LUVATON
$4,800

 

Description : Contemporary, marked 925 inside slot,On moulded octagonal sided base, shaped as a building supported by four pine wood twisted pillars with balustrades, and rose wood facades with silver bird/foliage designs, three sides with Hebrew words “Repentance, Prayer, Charity”, surmounted by removeable silver central coin slot, pillar-form handle.

8 ” high

Price : $4,800

 

27 Jun 2012

IMG 4649 SILVER MOUNTED CARVED COCONUT ETROG CONTAINER

SILVER MOUNTED CARVED COCONUT ETROG CONTAINER
$6,500

Description : Continental, circa 1750,Set on three ball supports, the circular body engraved with tulip band, circular rosette forms, leaves; with pull off lid with matching designs

8″ high

Price : $6,500