"Tree of Spheres" Kabbalah amulet

Central Europe
18th century
Handwritten in ink and tempera on parchment
H: 640; W: 23 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: A109
Accession number: B50.02.1945;180/040
The unique tree shows the way the Torah was created; the main source of the text is The Zohar, parshat Tetzaveh.


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