Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Ofrit Rozenberg Ben-Menachem
Torah finials
Persia
Silver, repoussé and engraved
Inscribed in Hebrew: “This is the Teaching that Moses set before the Israelites . . . [Deut 4:44]” and other biblical verses
H: 30.3; W: 8.6 cm
Purchase, Dr. Heinrich Feuchtwanger Fund, through Frederick M. Mayer, New York
Accession number: B65.05.0215(a-b) ; 147/203(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