Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Oleg Kalashnikov
Portuguese-style Torah scroll wrapped in black and wooden finials for 9th of Av
Tzedek ve-Shalom Synagogue

Paramaribo, Suriname

Wrapper and binder: cotton; mantle: reconstructed; finials: local tropical wood, carved and painted

Permanent loan from the Jewish Community of Suriname
Accession number: L-B00.0048, L-B00.0025, L-B00.0013, L-B00.168(a-b) ; 144/057, 147/406, 165/049, 150/267

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