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Pendant for Torah shield with dedicatory inscription
Altingen, Germany
Second half of the 19th century(?)
Silver, repoussé, and engraved; pendant chain
Hebrew inscription: "A token of love to my beloved parents, Sheila daughter of Ephraim, and the late Yitzhak son of Shmuel Wormser"
H: 6.5; W: 5.4 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 226
Accession number: B50.02.0271(c) ; 148/179

See two similar pendants dedicated to the son and to the congregation of the donor.


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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