Hanukkah Lamp - Italy 16th Century Replica
The gleaming brass menorah can be yours for your lighting pleasure. The beautiful intricate scroll work can enhance your Holiday.
The stylized acanthus leaf and scroll work design on the backplate of this brass Hanukkah lamp are reminiscent of late Renaissance and Baroque decorative motifs. The font for the shamash (servant light) is missing on the original lamp.
A certificate of authenticity from antiquities authorities at the Israel Museum, Jerusalem is included in with the product, in addition to a historical background in English and Hebrew.
About the Israel Museum
The Israel Museum is the largest cultural institution in the State of Israel
and is ranked among the leading art and archaeology museums in the world. Founded in 1965, the Museum houses encyclopedic collections, including the most extensive holdings of biblical and Holy Land archaeology in the world. In just forty years, the Museum has built a far-ranging collection of nearly 500,000 objects thanks to a legacy of gifts and the support from its circle of patrons worldwide.
- Size (cm): 21.6 x 15.2
- Size (Inch): 8.5 x 6