Torah crown, silver plate

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Object id: 
L.2006.08.005
Torah crown, silver plate

This decorative ornament sits over both the wooden dowels of the Torah scroll and symbolizes the regal nature of the Torah. Helen and Harry Fugman donated this Torah crown to Congregation Schara Tzedeck in memory of their son, Mordecai Fugman, who was killed in Israel's War of Independence in 1948.

Date: 
1972
Studio: 
Ron Long Photography