Art Finder Work of Art Detail  
Item Actions
Ratings (0)

Rimmonim (Torah finial) (one of a pair)


Artist Unknown (Morocco)


early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G254
Rimmonim (Torah finial) (one of a pair), Artist Unknown (Morocco)
Rimmonim (Torah finial) (one of a pair): Gallery Label - Current
Comments (0)
Tags (0)
Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Judaica | Silver, gilt silver
Size: 9 1/2 x 3 3/8 x 3 3/8 in. (24.1 x 8.6 x 8.6 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Morocco, Fez
Culture: Africa, Morocco
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Inscription undeciphered
Physical Description: silver wire filigree and openwork tops on silver stem; twelve bells hang from top section, bells are gilded; crowns on top are gilded as well as upright supports on top
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Frances M. Norbeck Fund and gift of Jack E. Maurer in memory of cousin Celia Engel
Accession Number: 2000.66.3.1
Added to Site: February 28, 2009