Torah ark curtain

Central Europe (?)
Late 19th - early 20th century (?)
Silk velvet, silver gilt thread and silk thread embroidery, silver sequins and purls; gilt metal thread ribbon; tinsel and gilt purl fringes; cotton lining
Hebrew inscription: "Torah Crown" (abbreviated)
H: 119; W: 117.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: 349
Accession number: B50.02.1706;152/137

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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