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Corners for prayer shawl (tallit)
Germany
Late 19th century
Ribbed silk, velvet appliqué, sequin and purl embroidery; metal decorations with remains of gilt
The center piece is inscribed with a monogram in Latin letters: "I.F"
L: 20; W: 20 cm (each)
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T498
Accession number: B50.02.1798 ; 157/021

The fourth corner is missing.


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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