Re: German/Austrian Jews Circa 1905 "Zim" #general
Roger Lustig <julierog@...>
http://www.zim.co.il/content.aspx?id=529&l=4, the web site of the ZIM shippingtoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
company, says the following:
"The name "ZIM" was suggested by Israel’s first Minister of Transportation, David
Remez, based on a passage in the Old Testament (Numbers 24:24) in which the Hebrew
word "Zim" is used to refer to "large vessels." The name was chosen as appropriate
for the company’s main goal: to build a large merchant fleet."
So: how large *is* this vessel you've acquired? And could you post a photo of this
item to Viewmate?
Princeton, NJ USA
Sabra Waldfogel wrote:
I just acquired a beautiful pitcher, made of nickel silver, by the WMF