Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Avi Ganor
Torah finials of the Ashkenazi congregation of Amsterdam
17th–18th century
Silver, repoussé, punched, partly gilt, and filigree
Hallmarks: N. I. H. Amst, ק א א -"Kahal ashkenazim Amsterdam", silver - R³7555
Hebrew hallmark with the initials of the Ashkenazi Congregation of Amsterdam
H: 36; Diam: 12.7 cm
The Stieglitz Collection was donated to the Museum with the contribution of Erica and Ludwig Jesselson, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B86.0159(a-b) ; 147/326(a-b)

Benjamin, Chaya, The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987, English / Hebrew

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