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Cloth for cantor's stand
Poland
19th century
Cotton and silk; satin silk quilting stuffed with wool, edged in red wool fabric; blanket stitch embroidery; silk thread looped over cardboard letters; cotton lining
Hebrew inscription: "Know before whom you stand"
L: 64; W: 72 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 330
Accession number: B50.02.1695 ; 156/006


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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