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Obj. ID: 299
Sacred and Ritual Objects
  Torah case (Eretz Israel, 1916)

© Center for Jewish Art, Photographer: Radovan, Zev, 1989
A paper bearing a dedicatory inscription is inserted behind the glass on the inner face of the crown. It has a triangle shape and is written in outline letters:##On right: כי בי ירבו ימיך ויוסיפו לך ##שנות##חיים##זה הס"ת שהקדיש ##הח"הש )החשוב ו-?(מו' )מולא( אשר בן מו' כודאיידאת תנצ"בה##יום ג"שק )ג' שבת קודש( ט"ז חשון תער"ב##והנה הוא ברשות הבנים##מו' ציון ומו' ניסים חי הי"ו יחש"לא )יחי שמם לעולם, אמן "Deut. 4:44, ##This Torah was dedicated by##the important, the (?) Mullah(int.) Asher son of ##Mullah khudaiadat, may his soul be bound up in the bond of life (int.) on Tuesday 16th of Heshvan (5)672=(1912)##and here it is in the possession of the sons##Mullah Zion and Mullah Nisim Hai, may the lord protect them and sustain them (int.) may his memory will live for eternal life, amen (int.)"

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Torah case | Unknown
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1916
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