Fine silver and silver filigree Mezuzah, Israel, circa 1950.
The upper section decorated with a silver filigree, and with window that allow to see the parchment inside, the bottom section decorated with the same design as the upper section.
Marked on the back: "Made in Israel" and 925 for sterling silver.
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.
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Height: 3.55 in. (9 cm)
Width: 0.79 in. (2 cm)