George III silver goblet by Jacob Levi of Portsmouth

Engraved with a portrait of the Chief Rabbi Solomon Hirschel, adapted from a painting by Frederick Benjamin Barlin at the National Portrait Gallery, and a Hebrew inscription listing occasions when wine drinking is appropriate.


Details

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
16 cm
Art Fund grant:
£250 ( Total: £500)
Acquired in:
1969
Vendor:
S J Shrubsole Ltd

Presented by Mr Richard M Norton, in celebration of his 60th birthday through the Art Fund who contributed towards the purchase.

Provenance

S.J.Shrubsole.

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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