Torah valance

Germany
1899
Brocaded silk, gilt thread embroidery, industrial gilt metal thread ribbon, purled gilt metal fringes; rings for hanging
H: 36.5; W: 171.5 cm
Received through JCR (Jewish Cultural Reconstruction)
Accession number: B51.12.3031(a-b);152/301
According to the records, there was a matching Torah ark curtain with the inscription: "[Donated by] Gershon Reich and his wife Brendl to the Tzahalim Synagogue", that was not received by the Israel Museum.

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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