Description: The charming animal details on this mezuzah case are taken from the border of a paper-cut mizrah in the collection of the Jewish Museum Mizrah is the Hebrew word for east. and is a decoration for the eastern wall indicating the direction of prayer towards Jerusalem. Nickel-plate, with a non-tarnish finish. This case will hold a 7 cm to 10 cm parchment. Mezuzah parchment sold separately.