Photo of the day: The Menurkey at the Jewish Museum

Check out this turkey-shaped menorah—designed by a nine-year-old, natch—in celebration of Thanksgivukkah

The Menurkey

The Menurkey Photograph courtesy the Jewish Museum

In case you missed it, November 28 is both Thanksgiving and the first day of Hanukkah. To celebrate the once-in-70,000-years event known as Thanksgivukkah, nine-year-old New Yorker Asher Weintraub designed the Menurkey pictured above. Yes, that's a turkey-shaped menorah. The industrious kid sketched the plaster lamp himself using a 3-D modeling platform, and a Kickstarter campaign funded the production (we have a feeling his parents helped a little bit, too). You can buy it at the Jewish Museum for $50. Happy Thanksgivukkah, folks!

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