Early 20th Century North African Silver Torah Crown
Large silver Torah crown, Probably Tunisia, 1922. Hand chased. Decorated with scrolling designs, arched pillars, reflective cartouches, flowers and organic design. The lower rim is engraved in Hebrew "This crown of the Torah I give holy unto G-d, for the life of my father, The crown and moulding on the exalted elderly Yosef Cohana partush done by the hand of the expert Nissim son of K.R. Hachayan Shmuel Partush on the head Afilu Yosef in the year 1922, 15 of February.