Late 19th Century Wall Sconces

19th century

Base formed of 2- 3/4 in. strip of tin with twisted scroll border to create a five inch deep wall sconce. The front is ornamented with three stars of David, and supports three six-inch candlesticks.  Probably manufactured at the time of electrification of menorahs.

Identifer: CJF.2009.001.107


Ritual and Decorative Objects

University of Cincinnati Hillel Collection

Origin unknown, probably Belgium

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