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Case for Esther scroll adorned with inscription
Warsaw, Poland
1884
Silversmith: Antoni Riedel (active 1870–1907)
Silver, engine-turned, engraved, and gilt
The later inscription in Yiddish mentions Berish Czestochowsky, and the Hebrew year [5]685 (1925)
L: 17; Diam: 4 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 36
Accession number: B50.02.0659 ; 140/018

The finial and the handle are missing.


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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