Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Torah scroll case and finials
India
Case: wood covered with silver, repoussé, and beads; inside: painted handwriting and decorations on glass
H: 70; Diam: 26.5 cm
Finials: silver, repoussé and cast
H: 18.2; W: 4.7 cm
Gift in memory of Abraham Sharon (Sheri), emissary of the Jewish Agency in India, through his widow, Hava, and daughters Ruth and Daphna, Haifa
Accession number: B03.0772, B03.0773(a-b) ; 145/064, 147/413(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