Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Torah shield
Turkey
19th century
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and punched
Inscribed in Hebrew noting the shield was donated by Rabbi Abraham Halevi for the repose of his elder son Moses Halevi
W: 24; L: 33.9 cm
Accession number: B82.0374 ; 148/259
 
 


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