Torah finial decorated with garlands of flowers and a Hebrew inscription

Salonika, Greece
19th century
Silver, repoussé and engraved
Inscribed in Hebrew: "...Yehoshua Avraham Florenton"
H: 28; Diam: 10 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 6547
Accession number: B50.02.0669;147/086
The mate finial is missing, as well as the top decoration.


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav