Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Velvet-covered Torah scroll case and finials from Georgia
20th century
Case: wood, velvet, gilt metal ribbon, nails
Finials: wood, metal, silk velvet, gilt metal ribbon
Case: H: 69; W: 122 cm
Finials: H: 28; Diam: 7.5 cm
Gift of the Kulashi synagogue, Georgia, through Lilly Magen, Holon
Gift of the Central Synagogue, Kutaisi, Georgia, through Levi Bar Tikva, Jerusalem
Accession number: B95.0244, B08.1138(a-b) ; 145/045, 147/415(a-b)

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