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Title Torah finials
Related place Z︠H︡ytomyr (Ukraine) - related place
Original Library/publisher אוסף המרכז לאמנות יהודית - Center for Jewish Art Collection
Creation Date 1992
Citation Note Ukraine
Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
DM 2218, 2234
Host Item CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-682-0052084
Description The silver Torah Finial consists of a shaft,a body and an apex. The shaft is cylindrical and is supported by a round raised base. The edge of the base is decorated with a floral motif, the central strip is decorated with foliate scrolls, above this strip there is an inscription in square filled letters which reads: "אליעזר פרידמאן" "Eliezer Friedman" The connecting point of the base and the body is decorated with upsidedown acanthus leaves and rightside up sections that surround the bottom of the shaft. The shaft is smooth. The body is shaped like a crown with six arms shaped like leaves. There is a bell within the crown. The crown is surmounted by an apex shaped like a spread winged bird sitting on an upsidedown lily with a ring in its mouth.
Language No linguistic content
Identifier CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-682-0052084
System Number 997003972000405171

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