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A pair of silver Tefillin boxes
Estimate
6,0009,000
LOT SOLD. 6,250 USD
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36
A pair of silver Tefillin boxes
Estimate
6,0009,000
LOT SOLD. 6,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Judaica

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A pair of silver Tefillin boxes

decorated with captioned allegorical scenes, the base of one with a view of a Torah ark flanked by figures of Moses and Aaron


probably Polish, circa 1900, engraved with allegorical scenes and inscriptions, partly later
height 2 3/8 in.
6cm
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Catalogue Note

The inscription on the Phylacteries for the arm:
"And Isaac went out to meditate in the field" (Genesis 24:63)

The inscriptions on the Phylacteries for the head:
1. "So that you may remember the day when you left Egypt"  (Deuteronomy 16:3)
2. "As an eagle that stirs up her nest and hovers over her young" (Deuteronomy 32:11)
3. "The wings of the dove are covered with silver" (Psalms 68:14)
4. "They that do business in great waters will declare His works with joy" (Psalms 107:22-23)

Important Judaica

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New York