137
137
A silver Torah Shield, maker's mark BB, probably for Ball Brothers, Birmingham, 1898
Estimate
3,0005,000
JUMP TO LOT
137
A silver Torah Shield, maker's mark BB, probably for Ball Brothers, Birmingham, 1898
Estimate
3,0005,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Judaica, including a Distinguished Private Collection

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A silver Torah Shield, maker's mark BB, probably for Ball Brothers, Birmingham, 1898
rectangular with crown-shaped top, engraved with the Tablets above presentation inscription, all surrounded by flowers and foliage, has chain
height 8 7/8 in.
22.5 cm
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Provenance

Pierre Bergé, Paris, 21 June 2018, no. 83

Catalogue Note

The inscription reads: "This was donated by David ben Moses Tompaski to the Talmud Torah Synagogue in Jerusalem in memory of his wife Dinah bat David ha-Sofer, who passed away on the night of Hoshana Rabbah [5]658 [October 16, 1897]."

Important Judaica, including a Distinguished Private Collection

|
New York