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Item ID   2076    
Open more fields Accession Number   97.35 a-b similar items
Category   Jewish Life -- Synagogue and Communal Life similar items
Category   Jewish Art -- Sculpture similar items
Item Type   Torah Finials similar items
Title   Torah finials similar items
Open more fields Author/Creator Ludwig Wolpert, 1900-1981 similar items
Open more fields Creation Place   USA, New York similar items
Open more fields Date Created   20th Century similar items
Physical Description   Silver Torah finials; openwork design; cylindrical shafts; orbs formed formed from curving narrow bands; openwork cut-out letters; silver bell with clapper suspended inside orb. similar items
Description   Silver Torah finials surmounted by crowns, with bells for sound production, inscribed with the Hebrew words, "mi-tziyon tetze torah" (Out of Zion the Torah comes forth; Isaiah 2:3: מציון תצא תורה); by German-born American sculptor of Jewish ritual objects, Ludwig Wolpert (1900-1981). similar items
Medium   silver similar items
Open more fields Signature/Mark   At base of shaft: sterling, Wolpert similar items
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