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Tzedakah (justice or charity) box

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Artist Unknown (Persia)

Date

mid 19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G362
Tzedakah (justice or charity) box, Artist Unknown (Persia)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Judaica | Brass
Size: 2-3/4 x 4-1/16 x 4 in. (7.0 x 10.3 x 10.2 cm)
Creation Place: Persia
Culture: Persia
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: 2 inscriptions, in Hebrew, on top and front
Physical Description: rectangular architectural form with dome on top; 3 barred windows; handle on back; incised on top and front
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Harold and Mickey Smith
Accession Number: 2001.177.8
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009