This Brass Mezuzah is included at our - "special offer", you can choose 11 different or similar designs, of the same model (size and shape), and we will not charge you for 1 of them, it is our gift to you!
This Brass Mezuzah is handmade by and Israeli artist that specializes in Judaica, you can view more beautiful authentic art work at the Israeli museum section.
Please note that the mezuzah cover does not include klaf and that one handmade item is never 100% identical to the other, there could be small changes of color and structure.
Our Basic offer is for klaf size 8c.
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Brass Mezuzah - 2503001
- A mezuzah (Hebrew: מְזוּזָה "doorpost"; plural: מְזוּזוֹת mezuzot) is a piece of parchment (often contained in a decorative case) inscribed with specified Hebrew verses from the Torah (Deuteronomy 6:4-9 and 11:13-21). These verses comprise the Jewish prayer "Shema Yisrael", beginning with the phrase: "Hear, O Israel, the יהוה our God, the יהוה is One" A mezuzah is affixed to the doorframe in Jewish homes to fulfill the mitzvah (Biblical commandment) to inscribe the words of the Shema "on the doorposts of your house" (Deuteronomy 6:9). Some interpret Jewish law to require a mezuzah on every doorway in the home apart from bathrooms and closets too small to qualify as rooms. The parchment is prepared by a qualified scribe (a "sofer stam") who has undergone many years of meticulous training, and the verses are written in black indelible ink with a special quill pen. The parchment is then rolled up and placed inside the case.
This information is taken from Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org