Torah mantle

Mosbach, Germany
Silk velvet, metal-thread embroidery
Inscribed in Hebrew with the names of the owners and the Hebrew year 5499 (= 1739)
H: 98; W: 40 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 19/3
Accession number: B50.02.1734(c);151/023
See also a matching Torah ark curtain dedicated by the same donors, and a Torah mantle probably donated by the son of the donors, Moshe son of Zussman from Mosbach.


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