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Torah ark curtain
Germany
19th century (?)
Cotton velvet; silk velvet appliqué, couched metal thread embroidery on cardboard cutouts with round metal decorations; woven tinsel ribbon; linen lining
Hebrew inscription: "Torah Crown" (abbreviated)
H: 144; W: 107 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 348
Accession number: B50.02.1712 ; 152/044


Exhibitions:
Provenance Research Online: World War II Looted Cultural Treasures, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir


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