Hanukkah lamp
On View In:
Gallery 362
Artist:   Michael Ende  
Title:   Hanukkah lamp  
Date:   1986  
Medium:   Silver  
Dimensions:   3 15/16 x 5 13/16 x 3 1/8 in. (10 x 14.8 x 7.9 cm)  
Credit Line:   Gift of Harold and Mickey Smith  
Location:   Gallery 362  

The Smiths commissioned this Hanukkah lamp in memory of their daughter Marjorie.

Name:   Ende, Michael  
Role:   Maker  
Nationality:   Israeli  
Life Dates:   Israeli, born 1945  

Object Description  
Inscriptions:   Inscriptions; Stamps inscriptions, in Hebrew, from Proverbs 31:25: "Strength and dignity are her clothing and she laugh  
Classification:   Judaica  
Physical Description:   winged head above moveable doors flanked by lions and birds on back; bottom platform opens; candle cups on back at bottom; applied foliate decoration at front; Holiday Traditions, Judaica  
Creation Place:   Asia, Israel, , ,  
Accession #:   2000.172a-l  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts