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Title Torah scroll staves
Related place Poland - related place
Original Library/publisher אוסף המרכז לאמנות יהודית - Center for Jewish Art Collection
Creation Date 1990
Citation Note Poland
2 (MZL.DRM 302)
Host Item CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-2122-0131032
Description The wooden Staves are composed of a top and bottom plate, a bar and a head. The upper plate has undulating edges and is decorated on its upper face with carved concentric circles and a row of decorative nails (most of them are missing). The bar is cylindrical. The cylindrical head is carved with a spiral pattern at its base, above which is a silver band with undulating edges, bearing an engraved inscription: "נעשה ונגמר שנה תרמ"ז" "Made and completed in the year (5)647=1887" The band is surmounted by an ivory (??) ball carved with rings, and an undulating section with a carved spiral pattern. The apex is a wooden ball carved with a spiral pattern, surmounted by a glob.
Language No linguistic content
Identifier CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-2122-0131032
System Number 997004050690405171

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