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Esther scroll with papercuts
Ancona, Italy

Late 18th century
Papercut; handwritten in ink, tempera, and gold powder on parchment

Silver, repoussé, engraved, and pierced

Scroll: L: 10.7 cm
Case: H: 22.5, Diam: 4.5 cm
Permanent loan from the Collection of René and Suzanne Braginsky, Zurich
Accession number: L-B02.002(a-b) ; 182/131

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir

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