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An Esther Scroll and Torah Finials from the 18th CenturyFebruary 26, 2002-December 31, 2002
Location: Judaica and Jewish Ethnography Wing
Curator: Iris Fishof
Two recent additions to the Museum’s permanent Judaica exhibition: a richly decorated Esther Scroll from Italy, remarkable for its cutout technique, on view in the Gina Lass Galleries; and a pair of elaborate finials from Syria or Iraq dating from 1742.