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Torah Pointer

Decorative Arts

DATES ca. 1900
DIMENSIONS 12 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (31.1 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS On handle: "KW" in oval, another illegible mark.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Loaned by Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, Inc.
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CAPTION Jewish. Torah Pointer, ca. 1900. Silver, 12 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (31.1 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm). Loaned by Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, Inc., L50.26.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, L50.26.4.jpg)
IMAGE overall, L50.26.4.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Torah Pointer, silver, handle embossed with foliage, lower shaft tapers to pointed hand, upper shaft in baluster shape with gadrooned knob. Condition: Fair. Some discoloration.
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