Auction No. 114

Golden coins, Seforim, Chabad, Eretz Yisrael and Zionism, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes, Holocaust and refugees.

Wednesday, 5 June 2019 at 5pm Without Audience
Opening $150
Estimate $200 - $300

The word Chanukah [in Hebrew] is displayed in the center of the poster, framed within two frames, with the blessing on lighting Chanukah candles to its right and to its left, as well as "HaNerot Hallallu" and "Mizmor Shir Chanukat HaBayit L'David." Underneath, there are illustrations of the Decalogue, Jerusalem, the alter, the table, the cruse of oil, the ramp, and a star of David with the word 'ציון' ['Zion']. Under them, there is an illustrated frame with drawings of holy sites, with the Temple Mount at center and the verse "והיה באחרית הימים נכון יהי' בית ה' בראש ההרים ונשא מגבעות ונהרו אליו כל הגויים" ["And it will be at the end of days: The mountain of the Temple of G-d will be established as the head of the mountains and it will be uplifted among the hills and all the nations will flow to it."]. Around them is the Western Wall, the tombs of the kings of the House of David, the study hall at the tomb of Rabbi Meir Ba'al HaNes, the Tower of David, Rachel's Tomb, Yad Avshlom, Safed, Jaffa, Shechem, and Haifa.

30x25 cm. Green paper, gold lettering.