125. AN IMPORTANT SILVER TORAH POINTER
125. AN IMPORTANT SILVER TORAH POINTER. Poland, 1865. The upper sphere consists of finely threaded silver wire work. The upper portion is solid silver. The lower portion is in a twisted design. Engraved in Hebrew: THIS WAS DONATED BY THE PIOUS RABBI MATISYAHU SON OF THE PIOUS RABBI DAVID KATZ THE COHEN, IN MEMORY OF THE SOUL OF HIS WIFE MIRIT LIBA, DAUGHTER OF THE PIOUS RABBI ELIEZER, IN 1865. Additionally decorated with gold wirework. 9.6″ long. Sold J. Greenstein and Company, Inc., October 30, 2006, lot 3.
Estimate $2,500 – 3,500