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Torah binder (wimpel)
Germany
1914
Tempera (?) on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Menahem, son of Simon, from the Klaar family, and the name of his mother Gitta, his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (10/12/1914); mentions "The year of the war", and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 320; W: 19.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T754
Accession number: B50.02.1891 ; 150/110


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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