Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Torah shield
Turkey
19th century
Silver, cut, repoussé and punched
H: 22; W: 20 cm
Accession number: B82.0372 ; 148/257
 
 

Publications:
Juhasz, Esther, ed., Sephardi Jews in The Ottoman Empire: Aspects of Material Culture, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel, 1990
The Jewish World 365 Days, from the Collections of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, USA, 2004

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