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Torah finials decorated with a family emblem and monograms
Netherlands
Early 18th century
Silver, filigree, repoussé, and partly gilt
H: 40 cm
Gift of Charles Michael, San Francisco, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B13.0626(a-b) ; 147/425

The family emblem and two monograms probably indicate that the finials were a gift to the synagogue by two families that united in marriage.


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