Torah shield with Hebrew inscriptions, decorated with depictions of Moses and Aaron

Hungary
Late 18th or early 19th century
Silver, repoussé, chased, and partly gilt
Hebrew inscriptions: "Belongs to the honorable Bezalel and his wife Chaya; abbreviations for "Torah Crown" and "Dedicated to the Lord"
H: 20; W: 14 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 4023
Accession number: B50.02.0218;148/134

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Bchory Frish

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