Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Torah crown and finials
Turkey
Silver, repoussé and engraved
Inscribed in Hebrew with the dedication date on one of the finials, and a quotation on the other one: “Your brow…like a pomegranate (rimmon) split open [Song of Songs 4:3]”
H: 35; W: 10.5 cm
Accession number: B68.0110(a-b), B79.0771 ; 147/213(a-b), 146/039
 
 


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