Jewish Sabbath Lamp by Abraham D'Oliveyra

Sabbath Lamp, composed of six parts joined by S hooks, a traditional form of which several Continental examples are known.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
71 cm
Art Fund grant:
£75 ( Total: £242)
Acquired in:
1952
Vendor:
S J Phillips

The maker, Abraham D'Oliveyra, of Dutch origin from Amsterdam, was the earliest known Jewish silversmith working in London.

Venue details

Jewish Museum London 129-131 Albert Street, Camden Town, LONDON London NW1 7NB 020 7284 7384 www.jewishmuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £8.50)

Sun – Thu, 10am – 5pm
Fri, 10am – 2pm

Closed on Jewish Festivals (see website for details)

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