Antique 18thc Silver-plate Etrog Box Europe Hammered Sukkot Brass Handle Judaica
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Antique 18thc Silver-plate Etrog Box Europe Hammered Sukkot Brass Handle Judaica:
Unique Antique Hand-Hammered Etrog Box Silverplated Copper with brass handle and feet
Late 18th Century to mid-19th Century - Europe Lid repoussé palm branches with 7 dates on each branch,and heart-shaped Etrogs on the left and right sides.
Base contains a circular pierced motif.
Hand sand-caste brass feet and handle, attached with
hand-made square nuts and bolts on the inside.It has a special closing mechanism,which is
in the shape of an etrog - no key,No maker mark.
Considerable wear to the silver-plate with copper showing through.Wobbles a little because the feet bottoms are not completely
even, however the box is stable and not in danger of falling over.One of the nuts and bolts has additional 2 pieces of metal
inserted on the inside of the lid to secure the handle (photo 8).
Dimensions: 8-3/4" high x 8-3/4" wide x 4-1/2" deepWeight: 2 lb 7.7 ozThe Etrog is referred to as "Citrus fruit" (Etz hadar), and the
Lulav is referred to as "Palm branches" (Kapot t'marim).
Each species kabbalistically represents an aspect
of the users body; the Lulav represents the spine, the myrtle
the eyes, the willow the lips, and the Etrog represents the heart.
Please see all photos as a visual reference.Feel free to contact me with any questions or for more photos.*
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