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Title Torah finials inscription.
Related place Turkey - related place
Original Library/publisher אוסף המרכז לאמנות יהודית - Center for Jewish Art Collection
Creation Date 1993
Citation Note Turkey
Content Turkish
Format negative 35 mm.
Host Item CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-18020-S069199
Description The silver Torah finials consist of a shaft,a body and an apex. The cylindrical tapering shaft is encircled at the bottom and top by rings. Both shafts bear an inscription in square linear letters which reads from base towards the top:"על ידי משתדלי ק"ק )קהל קדוש( בקו"ח )ביקור חולים( יב"ץ )יראו בנחמת ציון( ש' )שנת( 3665""By the attemptors of the holy congregation Bikur Holim may they witness the comfort of Zion The year 5663 [1903]"The undulating globular body is composed of two semicircles joined by a band decorated with a pattern of crest. Six chains with bells are attached to the band.The upper and lower parts are decorated with a band of crests. The apex is bud shaped, set on a floral circlet.
Language No linguistic content
Identifier CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-18020-S069199
System Number 997003858450405171

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