Charity Society Torah finial decorated with vegetal motifs and a Hebrew inscription

Austria-Hungary
Second half of the 19th century
Silver, repoussé, pierced, and engraved
Abbreviated Hebrew inscription signifies: "To the Charity Society"
H: 18; Diam: 10 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 4219
Accession number: B50.02.0815;147/090
The mate finial is missing, as well as most of the bells.

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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