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A German parcel-gilt silver Torah shield, maker's mark AF above B, Altenburg, circa 1830
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
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53
A German parcel-gilt silver Torah shield, maker's mark AF above B, Altenburg, circa 1830
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A German parcel-gilt silver Torah shield, maker's mark AF above B, Altenburg, circa 1830
centered by the Decalogue flanked by gilt lions holding a crown, the top with wreath of flowers, the sides with flower-entwined columns, the base with compartment for four later reversible portion plaques above a screw-on later presentation plaque, flanked by oak sprays, with three pendant bells, originally five
marked on back with maker’s mark and city mark
height 13 3/8 in.
40 cm
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Catalogue Note

Engraved "Joel, son of David Weintraub."

A similar shield by this maker was sold Sotheby's New York, December 15, 2010, lot 43.

Important Judaica

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New York