Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Torah finials
Sana'a, Northern Yemen
Silversmith: Yehudah Giyath
Silver, repoussé, pierced and gilt; fabric and paste
Hebrew inscription notes that the finials were commissioned by Haim Ben Shalom Keysar
H: 35; W: 6 cm
Purchased through the gift of Moshe and Charlotte Green, Jerusalem and New York, in memory of their mothers, Bertha K. Green and Helen Apfel
Accession number: B83.0014(a-b) ; 147/281(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