Torah ark curtain dedication panel

Germany
1895
Lined cotton velvet, couched metal cord embroidery on cardboard cutouts, metal purl, glass and copper decorations; industrial metal thread ribbon; 3 purled tassels
Hebrew inscriptions (partially abbreviated): "Torah Crown", "Torah Ark Curtain", "Holy Hassidic Community of Berg [probably Beregszász], May the Lord Protect it, [5]655 [1855]"
H: 63; W: 47 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T431
Accession number: B50.02.1801;152/101
See matching dedication panel.

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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