vintage 925 sterling silver Etrog container, Sukkot Esrog box - exquisite design
vintage 925 sterling silver Etrog container, Sukkot Esrog box - exquisite design:
For sale is an ethrog-shaped container measures 8-3/4 inches high by 3-1/2 wide and weighs 300 grams of .925 sterling silver.
This beautiful1950's Bier Israel design is an elaborate special version of the more commonly found examples, such as the artistic floral finial which doubles as a Magen-David shaped "handle."The finial sits atop of the carved biblical verse regarding the Ethrog:ulekachtem lachem pri eitz hadar(Leviticus 23:40)
Elaborate beautiful filigree adorns this container -- including the barely-visible undersides of the 6 floral petals!