Torah binder (wimpel)

Germany
1740
Silk-thread embroidery on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Elie, son of Moshe, his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (14/05/1740), and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 380; W: 14 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T900
Accession number: B50.02.1887;150/088

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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