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Spice container

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Artist Unknown ()

Date

late 19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Spice container, Artist Unknown ()
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Judaica | Silver
Size: 6-13/16 x 3-1/4 x 4-3/4 in. (17.3 x 8.3 x 12.1 cm)
Creation Place: Europe
Culture: Europe
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: inscription, in Hebrew, across chest
Physical Description: standing rooster with hinged wings; head removes to reveal 2nd lid, pierced with holes and topped with a small chicken
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Harold and Mickey Smith
Accession Number: 2001.177.3a-c
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009