Torah binder

Silk-thread embroidery on silk; linen lining
Hebrew inscriptions: "So that you may observe faithfully all that is written in it. Only then will you prosper in your undertakings" (Joshua 1:8), which provides an indication of the Hebrew year; "Chaim, son of Mordechai Binger"
L: 97; W: 10.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T942
Accession number: B50.02.1927;150/114
See additional Torah mantle and small Torah mantle bearing the name Chaim [son of Mordechai] Binger.


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav