Permanent Collection

Vessel for the Ritual Washing of Hands

Title: Vessel for the Ritual Washing of Hands
Dimensions: 3 15/16 x 6 7/16 x 2 3/8 in. (10 x 16.3 x 6 cm)
Medium: Silver, chrome-plated exterior and gold-plated interior: hammered, raised and appliqué
Credit Line: Gift of Pat and Moshe Zabari in memory of Drs. Abram and Frances Pascher Kanof
Object Number: 2004.14

Culture: Israeli
Marks: Stamped on base: ZABARI / STERLING Engraved on base: Moshe Zabari / 1992
Inscriptions: [FOR FULL TRANSCRIPTION / TRANSLATION CLICK ON SMALL BAR BENEATH OBJECT IMAGE THAT SAYS "3 MEDIA ON FILE," THEN CLICK ON THE DOCUMENT JPEG, OR THE ROUND DISC IMAGE TO ACCESS WORD DOCUMENT] Translation: The washing of the hands [Translation: March 2011 by Benjamin D. Gordon, Ph.D. Candidate, Duke University]
Classification: Metal
Department: Judaic