Torah mantle

Eastern Europe
18th century
Silk damask, patched; couched industrial metal ribbon and braided cord embroidery; industrial fringed ribbon; topped with printed cotton fabric; hand-sewn; linen lining
Hebrew inscriptions: "Torah Crown"; "and name" (?); Hebrew letter "gimmel"
H: 80; W: 37 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 250
Accession number: B50.02.1755;151/008


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav