Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Avi Ganor
Torah crown with vine scrolls
ca. 1764
Silversmith: Pinhas ben Meir
Silver, repoussé, cast, engraved, and partly gilt
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the silversmith and the year of the dedication
H: 40; Diam: 23.1 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: B86.0184 ; 146/064

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