Torah binder (wimpel)

Germany
1879
Watercolor(?) on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Asher, son of Eliyahu, his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (29/07/1879), and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 348; W: 19.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T773
Accession number: B50.02.1900;150/106

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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