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Torah pointer
Morocco
18th century
Silver, cast and engraved
Inscribed in Hebrew: "This is the Teaching that Moses set before the Israelites" (Deuteronomy 4:44), "Mas'oud Lusaki"
L: 19.5; W: 3 cm
The Stieglitz Collection was donated to the Museum with the contribution of Erica and Ludwig Jesselson, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B86.0171 ; 149/250


From the Israel Museum publications:
Benjamin, Chaya, The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987, English / Hebrew

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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