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Yad (Torah pointer)

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Artist Unknown (Morocco)

Date

c. 1900

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G254
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Judaica | Silver
Size: 5 13/16 x 1 1/8 x 1/4 in. (14.76 x 2.86 x 0.64 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Morocco, Atlas Mountains
Culture: Africa, Morocco, Atlas Mountains
Style: 19th-20th century
Physical Description: small; ribbed ring at top; organic medallion at top; long portion with incised swirls; five-fingered, brush-like pointer end
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from the Weiser Family Foundation
Accession Number: 2003.165.2
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009