Print | Close

 

Torah shield decorated with Torah ark
Poland
ca. 1820
Silver, repoussé, cast, pierced, engraved, and partly gilt
Inscribed in Hebrew with the year of dedication
H: 23.3; W: 18.2 cm
The Stieglitz Collection was donated to the Museum with the contribution of Erica and Ludwig Jesselson, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B86.0139 ; 148/288


From the Israel Museum publications:
Benjamin, Chaya, The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987, English / Hebrew

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir


  Print | Close

 

  Israel Museum Exhibition Online | The Israel Museum, Jerusalem | Copyright ¬© The Israel Museum, Jerusalem 1995-