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Bidding Information
Lot #    26907
Auction End Date    6/15/2010 11:17:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Ilya Schor designed candy box made for Barton's
Title (Hebrew)    לשנה טובה תכתבו
City    New York
Publisher    Barton's
Publication Date    1953
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Diameter 25cm. Tin box with many stains and scratches. Designed in several colors.
          
Detailed
Description
   This Barton's New Year candy box was designed by the famous Jewish Russian artist Ilya Schor and is quite rare today. Though not in very good condition, it nonetheless conveys the naive charm of Ilya Schor's work. Depicted are scenes associated with Rosh Hashana: Synagogue service, Tashlich, Simchat Torah, and even Sukkot, with the verse "L'Shana Tova Tikateivu."
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
America-South America:    Checked
  
Subject
  
Characteristic
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica
Drawings:    Checked
Other:    Tin