Torah crown with zodiac symbols

Ukraine
1807
Silver, repoussé, pierced, cast, engraved, and partly gilt
Inscribed in Hebrew: "The crown of Torah, the crown of priesthood, the crown of kingship, the crown of a good name" (Mishnah, Avot 4:17), and the Hebrew year
H: 30; Diam: 15.6 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 5016
Accession number: B50.02.1203;146/024

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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