Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Rony Terry
Burial society plaque depicting the cleansing of the deceased
Northern Italy
Handwritten; ink on paper and tempera on parchment
Hebrew inscription listing names of burial society members
H: 84; W: 55 cm
Purchased through the Viktoria Witlin-Vinrica bequest
Accession number: B90.0108 ; 177/148

The Israel Museum, Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2005

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir