Wood Yad (Torah Pointer)
Simple wood yads lay perfectly in your hand as you read Torah, leading, not distracting, the eye. Suitable for both left-handed and right-handed.
Materials: Each Yad is made of different recycled or non-endangered woods: the blonde is curly maple and bloodwood; the dark yad is ebony and bloodwood; and the medium tone is amazon rosewood tip with tulipwood and bloodwood.
Size: 6 3/4″-7 1/2″ x 3/4″ diam
Meet the Artist: Robert Richter
Since adolescence, Robert Richter has been fascinated by the creative and artistic possibilities presented by wood. Throughout his career as a surgeon, he continued to pursue this craft. Now retired from his medical practice, he is rarely far away from his tools and collection of woods. The substance and grace of his works derive not only from their carefully proportioned shape, but also from the polished beauty of the fine woods he employs.Learn More