Torah binder (wimpel)

Germany
1794
Silk-thread embroidery on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Aharon, son of Moshe Zalman Katz, his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (05/06/1794), and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 280; W: 16 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T919
Accession number: B50.02.1926;150/111

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