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About 61 x 45.7 x 45.7 cm (24 x 18 x 18 in)
Three-tiered torah crowns such as this are relatively common in Galicia. The tiers symbolize the “crown of Torah, crown of Priesthood, and crown of royalty.” The floral pattern in filigree suggests a 19th century origin.
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This was the first crown used by Congregation Adath Israel when it formed in 1902.
Adath Israel Museum, Middletown, CT
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