Cover for reader's desk

20th century
Silk damask, couched metal cord embroidery on cardboard cutouts; twisted gilt metal thread fringed ribbon; cotton lining
Hebrew inscription: "This is the table that stands before the Lord" (Ezekiel 41:22)
L: 120; W: 150 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T421
Accession number: B50.02.1809;156/011


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav