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Torah Shield

Title Torah Shield
Date: 1766/67 [dedication], with later additions, probably 18th century
Dimensions: Shield: 10 1/8 × 8 × 1 1/2 in. (25.7 × 20.3 × 3.8 cm) Bells and chains: 3 1/2 × 1 in. (8.9 × 2.5 cm) Chain at top, two chains: each 13 1/4 in. (33.7 cm) (connected in middle)
Credit Line: Gift of Marion Meyer-Robboy and Stanley Robboy in honor of Vaughan and Nicolas Meyer's 20th wedding anniversary, and gift of Stefanie and Douglas Kahn, and other Friends of the Judaic Art Gallery
Object Number: 2019.7
Classification: Metal
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