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Torah shield with dedicatory inscription
Galicia or Ukraine
19th century
Copper sheet, repoussé, and engraved; remains of silver plating
Hebrew inscriptions (partially abbreviated): "Torah Crown"; "Donated by Yehudah Leib for his son Zalman, may the Lord may raise him to the Torah"
H: 13; W: 11 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 6544
Accession number: B50.02.0260 ; 148/026


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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