Torah shield for Shavuot (Festival of Weeks)

Ukraine
18th century
Silver, repoussé, cast, engraved, filigree, and partly gilt
Hebrew inscriptions: "Torah Crown"; "On this day the Festival of Shavuot"
H: 29; W: 18 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 3758
Accession number: B50.02.0277;148/023

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