Torah valance

Central Europe
19th century
Cotton velvet, couched metal thread and purl embroidery on cardboard cutouts, colorful threads looped over cardboard, industrial metal thread ribbon, tinsel-wrapped decorative balls (3, one missing), metal cord
H: 26; W: 110 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T411
Accession number: B50.02.1797;152/086


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav