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Decorative cloth
Poland
20th century
Gilt metal and wool thread fabric
Hebrew inscriptions: "Crown of Kingdom"; the Ten Commandments; "Ohavei Zion Society"; "If I forget you, O Jerusalem, let my right hand wither" (Psalms 137:5); images accompanied by the names: "Cave of the Patriarchs", "Rachel's Tomb", "Moses" and "Aaron"; Most of the inscriptions also appear in mirror image
H: 160; W: 160 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 329
Accession number: B50.02.1696 ; 161/013


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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