Torah binder (wimpel)

Germany
1728
Silk-thread embroidery on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Moshe, son of Chaim Halevi, his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (08/11/1728), and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 317; W: 17 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T596
Accession number: B50.02.1919;150/081

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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