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Torah finials decorated with birds and dragon-shaped bell-hooks
Austria
19th century
Silver, repoussé, pierced, and cast
H: 35; Diam: 10 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 4599,4494
Accession number: B50.02.0717 ; 147/097

The bird from the top of one of the finials is missing, as well as all the bells.


Exhibitions:
Provenance Research Online: World War II Looted Cultural Treasures, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir


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