Torah mantle

19th century
Cotton velvet, cotton velvet appliqué edged with braided gilt metal thread; couched metal cord embroidered on cardboard cutouts, metal discs and glass beads; metal cord fringed industrial ribbon; cotton lining
Hebrew inscriptions: "Torah Crown" (abbreviated); "Peyes Katz"
H: 85; W: 50 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 166
Accession number: B50.02.1733;151/057


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav