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Title Torah shield
Original Library/publisher אוסף המרכז לאמנות יהודית - Center for Jewish Art Collection
Creation Date 1992
Citation Note Ukraine
Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
DM 2107
Host Item CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-652-0038055
Description The silver Torah shield is rectangular and terminates with a semi circular arch. A plaque with a shape of the Tables of the Covenant is depicted in the center, There is no inscription on it. Two rampant lions,facing backwards and revealing their tongue, hold the Tables of Convenant. It is surmounted by a crawn which decorated with leafs, flowers and dots. Two symmetrical pillars with square bases decorated with flowres and topped by vegetal capitals are depicted at the sides. The lower part is decorated with symmetrical leafs connected by a ring. The Torah shield is surrounded by a frame with flowers and leafs on and off.
Language No linguistic content
Identifier CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-652-0038055
System Number 997003970130405171

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