Torah binder (wimpel)

Würzburg, Germany
Watercolor and ink on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Binyamin, called Wilhelm Peter, son of Chaim Heimann, his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (07/03/1930), and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 301; W: 20.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T727
Accession number: B50.02.1892;150/078


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav