Torah binder (wimpel)

Würzburg, Germany
Watercolor on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Gabriel, called Günter Wfiegel [Spiegel?], son of Yehiel Wfiegel [Spiegel?], his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (20/08/1930), and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 325; W: 20 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T692
Accession number: B50.02.1897;150/098


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav