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Torah scroll and finials from Libya


Torah scroll case with black wrapper
Case, 1889
Carved wood and cotton
Gift of Tnu'at Hamoshavim, Tel Aviv, through Rabbi Menahem Hacohen and Bracha Yaniv, Survey of Synagogues, The Center for Jewish Art, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Wrapper: Gift of Dr. Naouri from the Synagogue of Tripoli, Rome
B84.0695, B09.0543, 145/031, 154/073

Torah finials
20th century
Wood, carved and painted
Gift of Tnu'at Hamoshavim, Tel Aviv, through Rabbi Menahem Hacohen
B84.0698, 147/293



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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