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Society of the Mlatsches Torah shield with inscription
Tokaj, Hungary, Austro-Hungarian Empire
1881
Silversmith: Joseph Lechner (active 1871–1903)
Silver, repoussé, punched, and engraved
Hebrew inscriptions: the Ten Commandments (abbreviated); "Belongs to the Society of the Mlatsches [youths] here, in the Holy Community of Tokaj, [5]641 [1881]"
H: 35 cm; W: 27 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 3950
Accession number: B50.02.0307 ; 148/049


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


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