Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Torah shield with a double-headed eagle
Ukraine (?)
18th century
Silver, cast, pierced, engraved, and partly gilt
Inscribed in Hebrew: “This Shavuot day”
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 3758
Accession number: B50.02.0277 ; 148/023

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