Early Israeli Mezuzah on velvet mounting with ornate silvered body, and with gilded top and base. Decorated with colored glass and with gilded bell hanging from the lower part of the Mezuzah.
Engraved in Hebrew “Israel 1948” at base.
The Mezuzah is a tiny receptacle that houses a parchment scroll which contains two verses from the scriptures. It is attached to the doorway of every Jewish home.
H 6.3 in. x W 2.17 in. x D 1.19 in.
H 16 cm x W 5.5 cm x D 3 cm
||Gilt Brass Silvered Fabric