Circa. 1970’s

Country of origin: Israel

Description: Silver modern Mezuzah, mid century design, made from silver sheet in the shape of the letter “shin”, which serves as the acronym for “Guardian of Israeli doors”

Artist / Maker: Ruth Dayan, first wife of Moshe Dayan, first minister of Israeli defense. Ruth was the founder of ” Maskit” in the 1050’s, a famous Israeli fashion house.

Medium: Silver

Dimensions: 4” L

Marks / Hallmark: stamped, Maskit Israel 925, Maskit sticker on back.

Reference # B155