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Keter (crown).
Symbolic representation of the three crowns: learning, priesthood, royalty. Below is a representation of the Tabernacle or the Temple with the seven-branched candelabrum, the ark of the law, and the cherubim in the center. The shew-bread is on the left. The hands below represent the priesthood with an incense-holder.




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Yale University Library
Nanette Stahl, Judaica Curator
and Judy A. Schiff, Chief Research Archivist,
Manuscripts and Archives, Sterling Memorial Library
All contents copyright (C) 1995
Yale University Library
All rights reserved
URL: http://www.library.yale.edu/exhibition/judaica/