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Torah crown with zodiac symbols
Ukraine
1807
Silver, repoussé, pierced, cast, engraved, and partly gilt
Inscribed in Hebrew: "The crown of Torah, the crown of priesthood, the crown of kingship, the crown of a good name" (Mishnah, Avot 4:17), and the Hebrew year
H: 30; Diam: 15.6 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 5016
Accession number: B50.02.1203 ; 146/024


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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