Torah shield with dedicatory inscription

Galicia or Ukraine
1818
Silver, repoussé and engraved
Hebrew inscriptions (partially abbreviated): "Torah Crown"; "Sabbath"; "Rabbi Shmuel, son of Baruch, donated the shield for his son Yitzhak, may the Lord raise him to the Torah, wedlock, and good deeds...", and the Hebrew year
H: 15; W: 15 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 6544
Accession number: B50.02.0258;148/034

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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