Torah ark curtain

Central Europe
Silk taffeta, velvet appliqué, braided metal thread ribbon, sequins and metal decorations; metal cord woven ribbon; cotton lining
Hebrew inscriptions: "Torah Crown" (abbreviated); "Yaakov, son of Moshe, and his wife Ress, daughter of Menahem, [5]620 [1860]"
H: 175; W: 125 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T408
Accession number: B50.02.1822;152/006


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav