Torah ark curtain for High Holidays

20th century
Striped patterned cotton, inscription in silk thread and cotton cord, crochet ribbon
Hebrew inscription: "But Repentance, Prayer, and Charity [annul the severe Decree]" (from the High Holiday liturgy "Unetanneh Tokef")
H: 156; W: 146 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T382
Accession number: B50.02.1775;152/069


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav