Burial Society Torah shield with inscriptions
Vienna, Austria
Silver, repoussé, engraved, and punched
Hebrew inscriptions: the Ten Commandments; "In the year [5]575 [1815]"; "Belongs to the Burial Society of the Holy Community Komorn [today Komárom, Hungary and Komárno, Slovakia]"; "By the members of the Burial Society Mihel Etsch, Wolf Segal, Shimon Kerry and Gumpel Leib"
H: 39; W: 26 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 3965
Accession number: B50.02.0333 ; 148/005

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

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