Headcover for woman (kupke)

Poland
18th century
Silk satin on cardboard, shpanyer-work ribbon; in the center, couched gilt metal thread embroidery and sequins on cardboard cutouts; linen lining, hand-sewn
H: 8.4; Diam: 26 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T518
Accession number: B50.02.1832;164/007

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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