Torah finials decorated with vegetal and geometric motifs

Pressburg (?), Austria-Hungary
Second half of the 19th century
Silver, repoussé, pierced, and engraved
H: 23; Diam: 9 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 4486, 4627
Accession number: B50.02.0822(a-b);147/027
The tops of the crowns are missing, as well as and several bells.


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav