Silver votive plaque dedicated to the synagogue in Romaniote communities that were attached to the Torah ark curtain, Torah case wrappers (mappot) or sewn on Shaddayot belts.
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Amar, Ariella, and Irina Chernetsky. Shadai’ot: The Collection of the Jewish Museum of Greece: Documentation of the Index for Jewish Art. Jerusalem: Internal Publication of The Center for Jewish Art, 2006.
Battinou, Zanet and Christina Meri. “Seeking Protection: Shaddayot and Alephiot in the Romaniote World.” Windows on Jewish Worlds: Essays in Honor of William Gross, Collector of Judaica, ed. Shalom Sabar et al., Zutphen: Walburg Pers, 2019, pp. 322-33.
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