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Torah binder (wimpel)
Würzburg, Germany
1926
Silk-thread embroidery on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Avraham, called Hans, son of Chaim Zeilberger, his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (26/05/1926), and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 313; W: 20 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T889
Accession number: B50.02.1923 ; 150/094


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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