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Hanukkah lamp

Date:
1845
Culture:
Austrian, Vienna
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Height: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Zita Spiss, 1991
Accession Number:
1993.3.16
Not on view
Marking: [1] AR in oval (maker's mark)
[2] composite mark in one punch: (quality mark is 13, A is for Vienna, year is 1845).

Location of Marks:
Stamped side by side at outer edge of one of the scallop shells forming the foot.
Mrs. Zita Spiss , New York (until 1991; bequeathed to MMA)
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