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Rimmonim (Torah finial) (one of a pair)

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Artist Unknown (Moroccan)

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Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G254
Rimmonim (Torah finial) (one of a pair), Artist Unknown (Moroccan)
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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: Moroccan, Africa, Morocco
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: 2000.66.3.2
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009