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Prayer shawl (tallith)
Sana'a, Yemen
Early 20th century
Goat hair
W: 121; L: 276 cm
Carl Rathjens Collection, on permanent loan from Salman Schocken, Tel Aviv
Accession number: L-B85.069 ; 157/049


From the Israel Museum publications:
Muchawsky-Schnapper, Ester, The Yemenites: Two Thousand Years of Jewish Culture, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2000, English / Hebrew

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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