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Small Torah pointer
Poland
1891
Silver, cut, engraved, and soldered, silver wire, partly gilt
Inscribed in Hebrew: "The instruction of the Lord is lucid, making the eyes light up [5]651 [1891]" (Psalms 19:9)
L: 14; Diam: 1.5 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: B86.0176 ; 149/255


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

Exhibitions:
The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 30/11/1987 - 21/04/1987

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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