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Torah ark curtain
Prague, Bohemia
ca. 1854
Silk velvet, damask, and brocade, gilt silver-thread embroidery
Inscribed in Hebrew with the names of the donor and his wife, in whose memory he donated the curtain, and an indication of the date
H: 228; W: 191 cm
Anonymous gift
Accession number: B68.0521 ; 152/123

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