Italian Judith Hanukkah Menorah Lamp Cast Brass 17th 18th Century, Judaica
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Italian Judith Hanukkah Menorah Lamp Cast Brass 17th 18th Century, Judaica:
Italian Judith Hanukkah Lamp cast brass 17th 18th century.
This object celebrates two distinct Jewish heroes: Judah Maccabee, the hero of the Hanukkah story, and Judith, the heroine of the Book of Judith. Both are celebrated as freedom fighters who, against enormous odds, liberated the Jews from their oppressors.
see the last photo attached a very similar from the Victoria and Albert museum england.