Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Torah shield with a depiction of the first fruits offering (?)
Augsburg, Germany
1685
Silversmith: Andreas Meiting (active 1679–1712)
Silver, repoussé and engraved
Later inscription in Hebrew mentioning the names of the donors and the Hebrew year 5546 (= 1786)
H: 23, W: 26 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 6475
Accession number: B50.02.0220 ; 148/031
 
 


Exhibition:
World War II Provenance Research Online, 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