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Torah mantle
Germany
1771
Brocaded silk, silk velvet appliqué edged with silk ribbon, couched cord metal thread embroidery, metal cord inscription; cotton lining; hand-sewn
Hebrew inscriptions: "Torah Crown"; names of the donors Meir, son of the late Moshe from Hittenbach (Hüttenbach), and his wife Reisle, daughter of the late Moshe Segal from Eickel, and the Hebrew year
H: 80; W: 45.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T115
Accession number: B50.02.1731 ; 151/069


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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