Torah mantle

Poland
19th century
Silk damask, appliqué embroidered with silk- and metal-thread on cardboard, sequins; letters: silver thread industrial ribbon; hand-braided fringes; linen lining; hand-sewn
Hebrew inscription: "Torah Crown" (abbreviated)
H: 92; W: 41.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 86
Accession number: B50.02.1751;151/072

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Bchory Frish

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