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Torah ark curtain
Eastern Europe
First half of the 20th century
Cotton velvet, gilt metal tinsel and metal cord embroidery (some colorful) on cardboard cutouts; glass bead embroidery; cotton lining
Inscribed in Hebrew with the Ten Commandments and the names of the donors: Heshil, son of Tzvi Katz, and his wife Henna
H: 130; W: 90 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T410
Accession number: B50.02.1823 ; 152/005


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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