Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Torah shield made out of the back of a mirror
Late 19th – early 20th century
Silver, repoussé and engraved
Inscribed in Hebrew noting that the shield was donated to the synagogue in memory of three women
H: 26; W: 23.1 cm
Accession number: B74.0730 ; 148/238

The Jewish World 365 Days, from the Collections of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, USA, 2004

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir