Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Torah scroll case
ca. 1913
Wood, cotton velvet; brass sheet, cut, engraved, and painted
Inscribed in Hebrew with biblical verses, the name of the donor, Moses Abraham, and the year of donation in memory of his wife, Sarah
H: 136; Diam: 31 cm
Purchase, received through the efforts of Bracha Yaniv, Survey of Synagogues, Center for Jewish Art, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and Abba Ben Yosef Na'amat
Accession number: B87.1187 ; 145/034

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