Torah shield

Augsburg, Germany
1765–67
Silver, repoussé, matted, engraved, and gilt
Hebrew inscriptions: the Ten Commandments; abbreviation for Shemini Atzeret (Eighth [day of] Assembly)
H: 31; W: 26 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 211
Accession number: B50.02.0232;148/078

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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