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Torah shield with window to display names of holidays
Kaschau (Košice), Hungary, Austro-Hungarian Empire
Silversmith: Daniel Szakmáry (active 1788–1809)
Silver, repoussé, and pierced
Hebrew inscription: "Torah Crown" (abbreviated)
H: 20; W: 17 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 3747
Accession number: B50.02.0288 ; 148/048

The revolving disc with the names of the holidays is missing.

Provenance Research Online: World War II Looted Cultural Treasures, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir

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