3 Press Releases

Tag: Judaica

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    The Humble, the Hummel, and More From Lion and Unicorn

    In the 1930s, pastoral sketches of children by Sister Maria Innocentia Hummel began to appear in Germany and Switzerland, especially on postcards. The idyllic illustrations eventually caught the eye of porcelain maker Franz Goebel, who acquired the rights to turn the drawings into porcelain collectible figurines. Though the figurines are…

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    The Sassoon Collection: Jewish Religious Objects and Manuscripts at Sotheby’s

    Sotheby’s first partnered with the Sassoon family in 1970 to offer a Judaica sale featuring their collection. Five decades later, the auction house will continue its partnership with the family to present a December auction of notable Jewish manuscripts and ceremonial objects. Among the leading lots is a parcel-gilt silver…

    A Highly Important Parcel-gilt Silver And Enamel Torah Shield, Signed And Dated In Hebrew Elimelekh Tzoref Of Stanislav, 1782
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    New York City Estate Auction

    Several jewelry pieces highlight the upcoming New York City Estate Auction, presented by Showplace Antique + Design Center. This includes an 18-karat yellow gold hollow link chain necklace. Jewelry collectors can also consider a charm bracelet, with individual pieces symbolizing achievements in the original owner's life. The charms represent the…

    M. Antonio Acoma Pueblo Pottery Bear Motif Olla