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Torah shield with dedicatory inscription
Pressburg, Austrian Empire
1810
Silversmith: Fridericus Becker senior (active ca. 1880–1826)
Silver, repoussé, pierced, and engraved
Hebrew inscriptions: the Ten Commandments; "The illustrious Itzik Steiner and his wife Freidel"
H: 23; W: 18 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 3955
Accession number: B50.02.0285 ; 148/161


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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