Decorative Arts and Design
Gift of the Anti-Defamation League of the B'nai Brith
Silver Phylactery case. Teffilin for the arm, decorated with stylized floral and tree ornaments, leather attachments.
Condition: Fair, stained and discolored which was caused by cleaning solutions, leather attachments in poor condition.
This item is not on view
Jewish. Phylactery Case, 1885. Silver, leather, 2 3/8 x 2 in. (6 x 5.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Anti-Defamation League of the B'nai Brith, 50.117.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.117.3_PS2.jpg)
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