Open-Up Wedding Candlestick Menorah. The menorah opens for Hanukkah the holiday and when used as Shabbat candlesticks during the rest of the year it remains closed. Fabulous Wedding Gift. The piece is hand-painted and then covered with three layers of lacquer. It is totally functional and waterproof and may be hand-washed. It also contains brass candle inserts to protect the wood from the candle wax. Available in 5 lovely designs. Each in size 5" x 2.4" x 2".