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Yad

It is dated 17th or 18th century and we acquired it in 1966. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Miss Ruth Friedman. It is credited Gift of Ruth Friedman in memory of Harry G. Friedman.

Its dimensions are

Overall: H x diam.: 30.1 x 4 cm (11 7/8 x 1 9/16 in.) Shaft: H x diam.: 30.1 x 1 cm (11 7/8 x 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Yad; silver; Overall: H x diam.: 30.1 x 4 cm (11 7/8 x 1 9/16 in.) Shaft: H x diam.: 30.1 x 1 cm (11 7/8 x 3/8 in.); Gift of Ruth Friedman in memory of Harry G. Friedman; 1966-3-14

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18453555/ |title=Yad |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=1 December 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>