Torah shield with double-headed eagle

Pressburg, Hungary
1813
Silversmith: Fredericus Becker senior (active ca. 1800–1826)
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and partly gilt
Hebrew inscription: the Ten Commandments (abbreviated)
H: 31; W: 21 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 3615
Accession number: B50.02.0364;148/068

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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