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Title Torah shield
Related place Turkey - related place
Original Library/publisher אוסף המרכז לאמנות יהודית - Center for Jewish Art Collection
Creation Date 1994
Citation Note Sc_386
Content Turkish
Format negative 35 mm.
Host Item CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-1131-S081895
Description The ovalic Torah shield consists of a plate. Dedicatory inscription upears in the middle of the shield in three lines, the upper one is in Hebrew in square filled letters which reads from right to left: "ספר ראשון" "The first book" The two low lines are in Spanish in liniar letters which reads from left to right: "Offerta Elia giorgio Misrachi" "Donation of Elia giorgio Mizrachi" A bouquet of thin branchs topped by a flower is mounted over the inscription. The shield terminates with a wavy rim. A long chain is attached to the upper part of the shield.
Language No linguistic content
Identifier CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-1131-S081895
System Number 997003873350405171

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