Pair of Torah mantles

Poland
19th century
Silk damask, couched gilt or silvered metal thread embroidery on cardboard cutouts, metal thread industrial ribbons; linen lining; hand-sewn
Hebrew inscriptions: "Torah Crown" (abbreviated); three Hebrew letters (possibly an abbreviation): "heh" "aleph" "chet"
H: 86; W: 40.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 71
Accession number: B50.02.1758;151/053

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Bchory Frish

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