Burial Society Torah pointer with inscriptions

Hungary (?)
1867
Silver, cast and engraved
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the owner, Chaim, son of Moshe Yehuda Kahn, from the S"P Community (probably Sajószentpéter). A later inscription from 1912 mentions that the pointer was a gift to the Burial Society of S"P Community from Chaim's son, Eli Kahn
L: 26 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 5193
Accession number: B50.02.1288;149/017

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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