Torah binder (wimpel)

Würzburg, Germany
Watercolor and ink on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Yehuda, called Leo, son of Nafthali Schafheimer, his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (19/01/1928), and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 356; W: 18.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T613
Accession number: B50.02.1916;150/075


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav