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Decorative shield with quotations from Judges and Malachi
Germany
19th century
Silver, repoussé and engraved
Inscribed in Hebrew, in center: "...When people dedicate themselves – Bless the Lord, Judges 5:2"; along rim: "In this vein have those who revere the Lord been talking to one another. The Lord has heard and noted it, and a scroll of remembrance has been written at His behest concerning those who revere the Lord and esteem His name, Malachi 3:16"
L: 12; W: 11.2 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 6474
Accession number: B50.02.0224 ; 142/022


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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