Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav
Burial society alms box
Austrian Empire
1843
Silver, repoussé, cast, cut, soldered, and engraved
Hebrew inscription noting that the alms box was donated to the burial society, and the Hebrew year 5603 [1843]
H: 14; W: 14 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 454
Accession number: B50.02.0907 ; 130/006
 
 


Exhibition:
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