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AN AMERICAN SILVER MEZUZAH, ILYA SCHOR, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1965

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AN AMERICAN SILVER MEZUZAH, ILYA SCHOR, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1965

AN AMERICAN SILVER MEZUZAH, ILYA SCHOR, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1965

AN AMERICAN SILVER MEZUZAH, ILYA SCHOR, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1965


the sides pierced with foliage including inscribed panels, lions, and a two-handled vase, the door with a high priest, the back pierced with strapwork and a bird (Schor's symbol) above his signature, fitted with a prayer

signed in Hebrew and English

height 6⅝ in.

16.8 cm


Silver in good condition. Parchment with faded text.


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