Torah binder (wimpel)

Germany
1736
Silk-thread embroidery on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew with the name of the infant: Yitzhak, son of Rabbi Avraham Katz, his birth date according to the Hebrew calendar (16/02/1736), and part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony
L: 314; W: 14.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collection point number: T569
Accession number: B50.02.1924;150/083

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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