Esther scroll and case with dedicatory inscription to a bridegroom

Poland
19th century
Scroll: handwritten in ink on parchment
Case: silver, filigree, cut, engraved, and partly gilt
Hebrew inscription: "Donated to the bridegroom Shlomo Zalman son of Shneer from Kalish [Kalisz or Kałusz ?]"
L: 24; Diam: 5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 33
Accession number: B50.02.0663;140/006

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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