<em>Torah Crown</em>, ca. 1840. Chased parcel-gilt, 11 5/8 x 11 3/4 x 11 3/4 in. (29.5 x 29.8 x 29.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by Alvin S. Rosenson, 49.228.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.49.228.2.jpg)

Torah Crown

Medium: Chased parcel-gilt

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1840

Dimensions: 11 5/8 x 11 3/4 x 11 3/4 in. (29.5 x 29.8 x 29.8 cm)


Accession Number: 49.228.2

Image: CUR.49.228.2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Torah Crown (Keter), chased parcel-gilt. Arched circular base surmounted by six galleried strapwork staves, joined by cyma-curved foliations hung with small bells, and crested with a smaller crown hung with acorns and having a pomegranate finial. Condition: Good, one small pendant missing.

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