19th Century Polish Silver Torah Shield
19th Century Polish Silver Torah Shield
19th Century Polish Silver Torah Shield
19th Century Polish Silver Torah Shield
19th Century Polish Silver Torah Shield

19th Century Polish Silver Torah Shield

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Parcel-gilt silver Torah shield, Warsaw, Poland, 1836.

Of a cartouche form applied with a Menorah under a columned canopy with a crown and lions above, the canopy applied with a stag and two lions, with chased rococo borders, hung with three cartouches with Hebrew dates [5]596 [1835-1836]

Provenance: Furman Collection, JAF no. 1, Treasures of Jewish Art, pp. 62-63.

Dimensions:

H 15 in. x W 10 in. x D 2 in.  

H 38.1 cm x W 25.4 cm x D 5.08 cm

Material: Silver
Origin: Poland
Period: 1836
Hallmark: throughout with Polish double eagle tax mark