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Torah shield
Augsburg, Germany
1765–67
Silver, repoussé, matted, engraved, and gilt
Hebrew inscriptions: the Ten Commandments; abbreviation for Shemini Atzeret (Eighth [day of] Assembly)
H: 31; W: 26 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 211
Accession number: B50.02.0232 ; 148/078


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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