Torah ark curtain dedication panel

Germany
1875(?)
Cotton velvet, couched metal thread, cord and purl embroidery on cardboard cutouts; cotton fabric appliqué with metal thread embroidery and sequins; industrial metal thread ribbon; cotton lining
Hebrew inscriptions (partially abbreviated): "Torah Crown"; "Torah Ark Curtain", partially abbreviated: "Holy Hassidic Community of Berg [probably Beregszász], May the Lord Protect it, [5]635 [1875(?)]"
H: 64; W: 46 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T430
Accession number: B50.02.1833;152/038
See matching dedication panel.

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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