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September 18, 2015

Israeli silversmith Ori Resheff, in a unique design, merges the crown and the breastplate into a single unit. The letters inscribed along the silver strips which make up the body of the piece are quotes from Psalms.

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Object of the Month - September 2015

September 01, 2015

Yom Kippur 1870 Vor Metz Textile — Undyed cotton printed in red and black — Original textile produced in 1871 — 25.169

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Object of The Month - August 2015

August 01, 2015

David Holleman (b. 1927) Stained Glass Window Collection Quincy, MA, c. 1960s Stained glass, epoxy edge, mounted on glass plate, Constructed for Temple Beth El of Quincy, MA.Gift of Congregation Beth Shalom of the Blue Hills, formerly Temple Beth El, Quincy, MA and Temple Shalom, Milton, MA.

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Object of the Month - July 2015

July 02, 2015

Ori Resheff (b. 1955) Torah Crown Israel, 1996 Silver and patinaed copper Purchased 1997 B’nai B’rith Klutznick Collection at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion

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Object of the Month - June 2015

June 01, 2015

Baruch Spinoza, ca. 1880 Bronze Cincinnati Skirball Museum

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Object of the Month - May 2015

May 01, 2015

HUC Torah Mantle, Gift from HUC-JIR faculty and students on the occasion of the Centennial anniversary of the College, 1975. 60.136.

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Object of the Month - April 2015

April 01, 2015

Matzah Comb, Iron, Late 18th Century, Germany. 35.6.

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Object of the Month - March 2015

March 01, 2015

Edith Fishel (1923-1999), Ceramic Grager, USA, 1982. 23.12

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Object of the Month - February 2015

February 01, 2015

Bernard Safran (1924-1995), Portrait of Nelson Glueck, oil on canvas, painted for Time magazine cover,
United States, 1963. 41.253.

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Object of the Month - January 2015

January 01, 2015

Dr. Siegfried Emmering, Portrait of Werner Weinberg, Bergen-Belsen, 1944, graphite on paper, 66.3269.

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