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Eretz Israel and Zionism, Anti-Semitsm, Holocaust and Sheerit Hapleta, Postcards and Photographs, Posters, Maps, Judaica, Seforim, Manuscripts, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes

January 21, 2019
Opening $ 200
Estimate $ 300 - $ 400
Sold for $ 342
Including buyer's premium

Silver wedding ring, engraved and drilled, Italy or Germany.

Wedding ring with a model of a two-story house.This type of ring was generally produced by Jewish silversmiths of Spanish origin. The house at the top of the ring symbolizes the building of the new home being established by the couple getting married, or alternatively, the holy Temple. Other rings of this type include the inscription 'מט' ["mazal tov"].

For similar examples See The Stieglitz Collection Masterpieces of Jewish Art by Chaya Benjamin, items 221-224.

 

Fine-very fine condition.

Category
Rabbis' Pedigree Copies and Glosses