Obj. ID: 32772
Sacred and Ritual Objects Yudovin, Drawing of a Torah shield from the Great Synagogue in Beshenkovichi, Belarus
Description and iconographical subjects belong to the right shield.
Note by V. Levin: Cf. here. This Torah shield appears in a photograph of An-sky's collection in 1914. See V. A. Dymshits, The First Jewish Museum in Russia (St. Petersburg: Center “Petersburg Judaica,” 2009), ill. 22.
The drawing was aquired by the Vilna Gaon Museum from the collection of Alexander Palees of Minsk in 1990. See Roza Bieliauskienė, "Materialy A. Paleesa v Evreiskom muzee Litvy," in Evrei Belarus: istoriia i kul'tura, vol. 2 (Minsk, 1998), pp. 183-184.