Torah shield

Fürth, Germany
Second half of the 18th century
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and cast
Hebrew inscriptions: "Dedicated to the Lord"; the Ten Commandments; abbreviations for Rosh Hashana (Hebrew New Year) and Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement)
H: 28; W: 22 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 176
Accession number: B50.02.0235;148/003


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Bchory Frish