Torah shield

Kronstadt, Austro-Hungarian Empire
1825
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and partly gilt
Hebrew inscriptions: abbreviation for Rosh Hashana (Hebrew New Year); names of the owners Moshe son of Avraham and his wife Feigl daughter of Yitzhak Lopez, and the Hebrew year
H: 25; W: 20 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 197
Accession number: B50.02.0246;148/017

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Bchory Frish

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