BRASS CHANUKAH LAMP

27 Jun 2012

BRASS CHANUKAH LAMP2 BRASS CHANUKAH LAMPBRASS CHANUKAH LAMP
$6,500

Description : Italian, late 18th century

From a 16th century model, the triangular openwork backplate with rampant lions supporting a vase,
with suspension ring, fronted by row of 8 circular pointed fonts and shamash,

6″ high

Provenance: the famous Michael M. Zagayski Collection, Sotheby’s March 1968.
For comparisons see: M. Narkiss: The Chanukah Lamp, Jerusalem, 1939, no.33
Chaya Benjamin: The Stieglitz Collection, Jerusalem, 1987, p.158, item 121 for original 16th century model

Price : $6,500

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