Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Torah ark curtain embroidered with Eternal Light
ca. 1884
Silk satin, gilt metal-thread and silk-thread embroidery
Inscribed in Hebrew with dedication in memory of Abba Haim Judah
L: 187; W: 130 cm
Purchased with the support of Jerome Stern, New York
Accession number: B88.0209 ; 152/251

3x50@50: IMJ Collection Highlights, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2015

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