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A PAIR OF NEAR EASTERN SILVER TORAH FINIALS, CIRCA 1900

Estimate:

2,500 - 3,500 USD

The Serque Collection

A PAIR OF NEAR EASTERN SILVER TORAH FINIALS, CIRCA 1900

A PAIR OF NEAR EASTERN SILVER TORAH FINIALS, CIRCA 1900

Estimate:

2,500 - 3,500 USD

A PAIR OF NEAR EASTERN SILVER TORAH FINIALS, CIRCA 1900


openwork scrollwork tops with traces of enamel, each hung with two bells, the knopped staves chased with spiraled ribbons and scrolled foliage

staves marked twice with tax or quality mark

height 11 in.

28 cm


Considerable loss to the enamel and dents to the knops in staves.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.


See Jay Weinstein, A Collector's Guide to Judaica, no. 103, p. 95 for a similar pair, but in brass.