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Shiviti plaque for the synagogue
Poland
1878
Brass sheet, repoussé, engraved, and cut; remains of gilt and silver-plating; wood
Hebrew inscriptions (partially abbreviated): "Know before whom you stand before the King of Kings"; "I am ever mindful of the Lord's presence" (Psalms 16:8); an indication of the Hebrew year
H: 119; W: 61; Th: 3.9 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 6608
Accession number: B50.02.1659 ; 168/026


Exhibitions:
Provenance Research Online: World War II Looted Cultural Treasures, Israel Museum, Jerusalem


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