Torah finials decorated with birds and dragon-shaped bell-hooks

19th century
Silver, repoussé, pierced, and cast
H: 35; Diam: 10 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 4599,4494
Accession number: B50.02.0717;147/097
The bird from the top of one of the finials is missing, as well as all the bells.


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav