Torah shield with window to display names of holidays

Kaschau (Košice), Hungary, Austro-Hungarian Empire
Silversmith: Daniel Szakmáry (active 1788–1809)
Silver, repoussé, and pierced
Hebrew inscription: "Torah Crown" (abbreviated)
H: 20; W: 17 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 3747
Accession number: B50.02.0288;148/048
The revolving disc with the names of the holidays is missing.


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Bchory Frish