Torah binder (wimpel)

Würzburg, Germany
Silk-thread embroidery on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Avraham, called Hans, son of Chaim Zeilberger, his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (26/05/1926), and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 313; W: 20 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T889
Accession number: B50.02.1923;150/094


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav