42: A Brass Wall Mounted Chanukah Lamp. Italian, 18th
A Brass WALL MOUNTED CHANUKAH LAMP. Italian, 18th century. Decorated with a pair of architectural columns that support an arched frame and oval wreath. Further decorated with twin lions of Judah rampant flanking a Magen David, standing on a medieval tower inscribed "The Tower of Hananel," and inscribed in Hebrew “WE SHALL MAKE GREAT LIGHTS, FOR HIS KINDNESS IS ETERNAL”11 in. 28 cm. Compare M. Narkiss, The Hanukkah Lamp, 1939, No. 134, Hanukah Lamp in the collection of The Israel Museum Jerusalem, illustrated in Architecture in The Hanukkah Lamp, 1978, no. 27. 11 inches (28cm) tall.