Torah mantle

Poland
19th century
Ribbed silk, silk velvet appliqué decorated with couched metal thread embroidery on cardboard cutouts and gilt metal discs; silk ribbons; cotton lining; hand-sewn
Hebrew inscription: "Torah Crown" (abbreviated)
H: 86; W: 40 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T128
Accession number: B50.02.1763;151/067

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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