Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica

Heirlooms of Our People. Jewish History through Private Collections
(98 words)

Imprint

Berkeley, Calif., USA, 1978. Booklet, 18 pp., illustrations: 10 b&w, 21.5 × 22.5 cm. English.

Location

Judah L. Magnes Museum (29 October–10 November 1978)

Description

Jewish history represented through ceremonial objects and other items of Jewish interest. Text by Jeremy Potash and Susi Oppenheimer. Material lent by 40 families in Northern California for the Ninth Annual Women’s Guild Exhibit. 103 items.

main keywords

CEREMONIAL OBJECTS

minor keywords

Amulets
Besamim
Bezalel Art School
Bridal garments
Candlesticks/Candelabra
Chuppah
Court Jews
Etrog containers
Hand-washing vessels
Hanukkah lamps
Hanukkah lamps, synagogue
Havdalah plates
Havdalah sets/compendia
Historical documents
Keter Torah
Ketubbot
Kiddush cups
Levite sets
Mizrach
Pesach plates
Printed books
Shabbat lamps
Soldiers (Jewish) & related objects
Tass
Torah Arks, miniature
Torah binders
Yahrzeit/Memorial lamps
Yad

Cite this page
“Heirlooms of Our People. Jewish History through Private Collections”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 02 June 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC0581>
First published online: 2019



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