crown-like top section with rearing gold lion at top; gold bell inside crown and 2 rows of 4 gold bells each below; bells hang inside bell-shaped openings; incised flowers between bells and on bottom section

Rimmonim (Torah finial) (one of a pair), early 18th century

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Silver, other metalsexpand_more

The Frances M. Norbeck Fundexpand_more  2000.100.1.1

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Details
Title
Rimmonim (Torah finial) (one of a pair)
Role
Artist
Dimension
H.14-1/8 x Dia.3-11/16 in.
Accession Number
2000.100.1.1
Provenance
(William Gross, Tel Aviv, Israel); Purchased by the MIA in 2000.
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crown-like top section with rearing gold lion at top; gold bell inside crown and 2 rows of 4 gold bells each below; bells hang inside bell-shaped openings; incised flowers between bells and on bottom section