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Burial Society Torah shield with inscription
Vienna, Austria-Hungary
1873
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and partly gilt
Hebrew inscriptions: the Ten Commandments; "Belongs to the Burial Society of the Holy Community [of] Abony", and the Hebrew year
H: 38; W: 33 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 4029
Accession number: B50.02.0379 ; 148/083


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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