Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Torah scroll case and finials

Torah scroll case
Early 19th century
Silver plates, repoussé and partly gilt, riveted to wood
H: 116; Diam: 28 cm
Gift of the Beth El synagogue, Calcutta, India
B06.2229, 145/011

Torah finials
Persian Gulf
19th century
Silver, repoussé and cast
H: 19; Diam: 5 cm
Gift of Eliezer Ben Dov, Teheran
B52.04.3602, B52.04.3603, 147/081, 147/082


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