101. AN EXCEPTIONAL SILVER SPICE TOWER

AN EXCEPTIONAL SILVER SPICE TOWER. Poland, c. 1820. On a round base with four armoured guardians with shields on each corner of the main body. Constructed with three levels of filigree. Upper portion removes for the insertion of spices. Formerly in the collection of a major synagogue museum. 11″ tall. Sold J. Greenstein and Company, Inc. November 10, 2008, lot 56.
Estimate $23,000 – 28,000