Torah mantle

19th century
Silk velvet, couched gilt metal thread and cord embroidery on cardboard cutouts, industrial metal ribbons, semi-circles of silver and brass, cotton velvet appliqués; double-layered cotton and linen lining
Hebrew inscriptions: "Torah Crown"; "The Tent of Meeting"; "The Golden Altar"; "Gold Candelabrum", "The Showbread"
H: 88; W: 55 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 221
Accession number: B50.02.1732;151/042


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav