076. A RARE AND IMPORTANT SILVER ETROG BOX BY THE BEZALEL SCHOOL

76. A RARE AND IMPORTANT SILVER ETROG BOX BY THE BEZALEL SCHOOL. Jerusalem, c. 1920’s. In double cup form. On beaded round base with applied heart shaped filigree designs. Stem with applied wirework and Bezalel plaque. Upper portion acid etched with applied roundels and four mounted stones. The roundels depict David’s Tower, Rachel’s Tomb and the Kotel. Marked Bezalel, Jerusalem. Sold: Sotheby’s Tel Aviv, October 25, 2000, lot 166. Sold: Sotheby’s N.Y., December 19, 2007, lot 105. 9.2” tall.
Estimate $5,000 – 7,000