Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Oded Löbl
Tower-shaped Torah finials
Utrecht, Netherlands
Mid-18th century
Silversmith: Samuel Fockenberg II (active 1740–87)
Silver, cast and partly gilt
Inscribed in Hebrew: “Torah Crown”
H: 40.5 cm
Permanent loan from the Jewish Community of Suriname
Accession number: L-B00.0001(a-b) ; 147/397(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