charity box - .700 silver

Description
charity box - .700 silver
Turkey - First half 20th century

Tzedaka box, made of 700 silver (tested) together with yellow copper and embedded with turquoise stones.
Was produced by a Jewish artist in Turkey in the late 1920s and was used to collect donations of worshipers before Mincha in the synagogue.
The box has a high carrying handle and has Jewish motifs around it.
The Hebrew word for "charity" is written and the head of the fund opens for the money.
The box is in excellent condition.

It will be well packaged and shipped within 3 days
The tracking number will be added

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we accept combined shipping for up to 3 items. additional items may be subject to additional shipping costs.
(depending on preference - need cleaning or polishing)

Lot details
Object
charity box
Material
.700 silver
Estimated Period
First half 20th century
Country of Origin
Turkey
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
24×9×24 cm
Weight
766 g
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