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MEZUZAH
MEZUZAH
Watercolor woodblock prin
13" x 13" (33 x 33 cm)

A mezuzah is a piece of parchment inscribed with verses from the Torah and placed inside a decorative case, like this one, which is then mounted on a door frame. Often observant Jews will touch the mezuzah when they pass it as a remembrance of God.