Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Avshalom Avital
Torah finials
ca. 1742
Silver, repoussé, engraved, stamped, and gilt
Inscribed in Hebrew with a permanent injunction prohibiting the finials from being sold or redeemed, as well as the year of dedication
H: 26 cm
Extended loan from the collection of René and Susanne Braginsky, Zurich
Accession number: L-B02.0001(a-b) ; 147/412

3x50@50: IMJ Collection Highlights, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2015

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