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Torah finials (tappuhim) with horseshoe-shaped windows

Torah finials (<i>tappuhim</i>) with horseshoe-shaped windows

Torah finials (tappuhim) with horseshoe-shaped windows

Silver, repoussé and engraved; paper and glass

Inscribed in Hebrew: “This is the Torah for the repose of the beautiful soul Zohara Soniago, who rests in the Garden of Eden”

H: 29.8; Diam: 5.6 cm

The Stieglitz Collection was donated to the Museum with the contribution of Erica and Ludwig Jesselson, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum

Accession number:

B86.0165(a-b)

147/332(a-b)

Jewish Art and Life
From the Israel Museum publications:

Benjamin, Chaya, The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987, English / Hebrew