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Rimmonim (Torah finial) (one of a pair)

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Artist Unknown (Iraq)

Date

early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Rimmonim (Torah finial) (one of a pair), Artist Unknown (Iraq)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Judaica | Silver, gilt
Size: 7 1/2 x 2 5/16 in. (19.05 x 5.87 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Middle East, Iraq, Baghdad
Culture: Asia, Middle East, Iraq
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: egg-shaped upper section, pointed on top with pointed finial, with teardrop shaped gilt bells attached to short chains at top of egg; handle with sphere under egg and two sets of rings
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Paul C. Johnson, Jr. Fund
Accession Number: 98.156.1.2
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009