20TH CENTURY POLISH ART DECO SILVER HANUKKAH LAMP MENORAH

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Early 20th century Art Deco silver Hanukkah Lamp Menorah,  Poland, circa 1920 . Essential design and  timeless elegance feature this antique silver Jewish lamp handmade with  a rectangular base and two sphere supports connected to a demi lune shaped squared section main body ....
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Ghilli di Paolo Adolfo Giovanella in via Ampere 55 a Milano, compra e vende antiquaria...
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Early 20th century Art Deco silver Hanukkah Lamp Menorah,  Poland, circa 1920. Essential design and  timeless elegance feature this antique silver Jewish lamp handmade with  a rectangular base and two sphere supports connected to a demi lune shaped squared section main body . With eight oil receptacles and original servant lamp inserted in the center.
Marked with silvermaker  mark JS  and Polish silver mark on the base.
Weight: 533 grams.

Bibl. Tardy, Parigi 1985, pag. 330.
The lamp is in good age related condition, comes from a villa on Lake Maggiore and weighs 533 grams and is in good condition except for a small dent on the edge of a candle and one on the edge of the base.  The hanukkah feast commemorates the victory of the stiffs over the Syrian Seleucid army the victorious stiffs wanted to re-inaugurate the temple of Jerusalem but they only found a small vial supposed to last only 1 day but which miraculously lasted a week the hanukkah feast festival of lights symbolizes the victory of light over darkness.

Ghilli Antichità di Paolo Giovanella

Via A.M. Ampere, 55
Milano, 20131
Italy