Permanent Collection

Cover for a Prayer Book

Title: Cover for a Prayer Book
Dimensions: 7 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 2 5/8 in. (18.1 x 11.4 x 6.7 cm)
Medium: Silver: repoussé, chased, engraved; fitted with Mahzor mi-kol ha-Shanah, an Italian rite prayer book published in Venice, 1750
Credit Line: Gift of Richard S. Ruby in memory of his wife Sylvia G. Ruby
Object Number: 2011.1

Culture: Italian
Marks: On recto and verso above central shield - Maker's mark: GR City mark: [three feathers?]
Classification: Metal
Department: Judaic