Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Ofrit Rozenberg Ben-Menachem
Torah finials
Persia
ca. 1921
Silver, repoussé and cast
Inscribed in Hebrew: “Gift of Solomon Razabi and his mother [. . .] for the repose of the soul of the youth Moses son of Haim Razabi, may his soul be bound up in the bond of life, 5681 [=1920/21]”
H: 25.8 cm
Gift of the Hafetz Hayyim synagogue, Beit Nekofa, through Hananiah Derhy
Accession number: B93.0285(a-b) ; 147/357(a-b)
 
 


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