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Burial Society Torah shield with dedicatory inscription
Hungary
First half of the 19th century
Silver, repoussé, filigree, engraved, cut, and partly gilt
Hebrew inscriptions: the Ten Commandments; "Donated by Simcha Pilpil to the Gal Ed Burial Society"
H: 30; W: 25 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 3788
Accession number: B50.02.0359 ; 148/123


Exhibitions:
Provenance Research Online: World War II Looted Cultural Treasures, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

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


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