Torah shield with dedicatory inscription

Galicia or Ukraine
19th century
Copper sheet, repoussé, and engraved; remains of silver plating
Hebrew inscriptions (partially abbreviated): "Torah Crown"; "Donated by Yehudah Leib for his son Zalman, may the Lord may raise him to the Torah"
H: 13; W: 11 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 6544
Accession number: B50.02.0260;148/026

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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