Temple Israel
Artifact Details
Star Of David

Date Range: 1884
Dimensions (x:y:z): 18 x 25.25 x 1.125 thick
Association: Temple Israel
Object Number: 2008.08.001

Museum Nomenclature

Category: Built Environment Artifacts
Classification: Building Components, Roof Elements
Object Name: Ornament, Star

Object Description

Six-pointed metal star for synagogue steeple.

Object Use

Six-pointed stars are not uncommonly worked into the decorative architecture of 19th century Reform synagogues.

Keywords: All, Building, Judaica,

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