2: A Silver Spice Tower. Furth, 18th Century.
A SILVER SPICE TOWER. Furth, 18TH century. On round base. The main section is square and decorated with cross-hatches and fitted with a hinged door. Four pennants at balustrade, surmounted by cone and larger pennant. 10.3 in. tall. (25.8cm).This tower is published in A Guide to Jewish Art, 1989, full page color plate p. 25. A similar spice tower from Furth, Germany is in the collection of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, illustrated in The Stieglitz Collection, 1987, p. 109.