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Torah finial decorated with emblem of the Austrian Empire
Hungary, Austrian Empire
First half of the 19th century
Silver, repoussé, engraved, cast, and partly gilt
H: 38; Diam: 15 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 4970
Accession number: B50.02.0823 ; 147/088

One of a pair, the mate finial is 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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