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European silver spice box, undated

 Item — Box: 4
Identifier: Item 1981.169T

Scope and Contents

Tower form, with square filigree spice section with knop stem and circular base, fitted above with four pennants and four bells hanging below and a spire, with a larger pennant.  Box is floral design and openwork, door opens on hinges.  Hebrew inscription around base, and stamp "sterling" on rim of base.  European, silver, 7.5" (height)

Dates

  • undated

Conditions Governing Access

Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.  Please contact the department for more information.

Extent

From the Collection: 177.00 Items

Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

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Waltham MA

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