Torah binder (wimpel)

Kitzingen, Germany
Silk-thread embroidery on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Raphael Rudolf, son of Shmuel Hacohen Samfeld, his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (05/06/1913), and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 338; W: 17 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T868
Accession number: B50.02.1885;150/092


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav