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Torah crown, Galicia, Poland, 1813

Unknown1813

The Jewish Museum, London

The Jewish Museum, London
London, United Kingdom

Large silver Torah crown, bearing biblical scenes, (Abraham and Isaac about to be sacrificed, Jacob sleeping and angels ascending the heavenly ladder, Moses with the tablets, Aaron wearing high priests garb, Solomon holding model of a temple, and David playing the harp.) Two Hebrew inscriptions read "This crown belongs to Yehezkiel, son of Isaac of blessed memory, his wife Mameni, daughter of Meir, his grandson Isaac Meir, his grandson Samuel Isaac." and "This is the work of my hands that I may be glorified. Dob, son of Yehuda Katz; Tsebi, son of Israel; Eliezer, son of David 1813".

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