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Torah shield
Fürth, Germany
Second half of the 18th century
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and cast
Hebrew inscriptions: "Dedicated to the Lord"; the Ten Commandments; abbreviations for Rosh Hashana (Hebrew New Year) and Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement)
H: 28; W: 22 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 176
Accession number: B50.02.0235 ; 148/003


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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