Torah shield with lions and double-headed eagle

Germany
Early 18th century
Silver, repoussé, engraved, cast, and partly gilt
Hebrew inscriptions: the Hebrew initials P'R'L ("peh", "resh", "lamed") Rezer son of Yehudah" (?); "[Eighth day of] Atzeret [Assembly]"
H: 24; W: 19 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 193
Accession number: B50.02.0236;148/080

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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