[Chanukah Menorah from Poland]

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/Menorah.JPG
Creation: 1830

Menorahs are lamps with eight small oil fonts and a candle socket, one for each day of observance of the festival of Hanukkah. The candle socket, called the shamash or server, is used for lighting the others.

Title

[Chanukah Menorah from Poland]

Date

Creation: 1830

Description

Menorahs are lamps with eight small oil fonts and a candle socket, one for each day of observance of the festival of Hanukkah. The candle socket, called the shamash or server, is used for lighting the others.

Rights

Copyright; licensed to Vanderbilt University

Format

Hanukkah lamps

Source

Item on loan from Congregation Micah (Brentwood, Tn.)

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/Menorah.JPG

Citation

“[Chanukah Menorah from Poland],” Gallery, accessed September 15, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/863.