Torah mantle

Germany
19th century
Velvet silk, couched gilt metal thread embroidery and sequins on cardboard cutouts; cotton lining; hand-sewn
Hebrew inscriptions: "Torah Crown" (abbreviated); "From Leib Frank from the Holy Community of Wirzburg [Würzburg]"
H: 83; W: 46 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 299
Accession number: B50.02.1702;151/033

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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