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Title Torah finials
Related place Jerusalem (Israel) - related place
Original Library/publisher אוסף המרכז לאמנות יהודית - Center for Jewish Art Collection
Creation Date 1988
Citation Note Hungary
Host Item CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-2511-0158067
Description The silver rimon consists of a shaft, a body and a head. The cylindrical shaft is tapering and has a straight-cut buttom. The bottom of the shaft is decorated with glass stones. They are followed by filigran arches. It is followed by a band bearing a dedicatory inscription. Above this is a widering bearing scrolls. It is followed by a scroll pattern composed of vines.Above them there is again the decoration of arches followed by the glass stones. The top of the shaft is decorated with arches. The globular body has the shape of a pomegranate. The head consists of leaves and a bud. The dedicatory inscription is engraved in linear, outline letters, and reads: נדבת כתות השמינית א' יב' בשנת תרצ"א " Donated by the eights classes A and B in the year (5)691=(1931)" The dedicatory inscription on the second rimon reads: לבית הכנסת בריא לגימנסיה של ק"ק )קהילה קדושה( פעסט " For the synagogue-1? for the gymnasia of the holy community (int.) Pest"
Language No linguistic content
Identifier CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-2511-0158067
System Number 997004062480405171

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