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Luminous Art: Hanukkah Menorahs of the Jewish Museum

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Luminous Art: Hanukkah Menorahs of the Jewish Museum - Braunstein, Susan L
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A magnificent array of Hanukkah menorahs and lamps that shed light on the Jewish traditions that produced them The ceremonial kindling of lights each night during the eight-day holiday of Hanukkah commemorates an ancient victory for religious freedom--the liberation and rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem in 164 BCE. As their diversity and beauty attest, Hanukkah lamps are singularly important as a form of ceremonial art and are among Judaism's best-loved traditional objects. This superbly illustrated book showcases ...

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Luminous Art: Hanukkah Menorahs of the Jewish Museum 2004, Jewish Museum New York, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780300103878

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