Burial Society Torah shield with dedicatory inscription

Hungary
First half of the 19th century
Silver, repoussé, filigree, engraved, cut, and partly gilt
Hebrew inscriptions: the Ten Commandments; "Donated by Simcha Pilpil to the Gal Ed Burial Society"
H: 30; W: 25 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 3788
Accession number: B50.02.0359;148/123

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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