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Sacred Beauty: Treasures of Judaica and Jewish Ethnography

March 11, 2005-January 21, 2006
Location: Judaica and Jewish Ethnography Wing
Curator: Haya Benjamin
Featuring such treasures as a medieval haggadah, an Esther Scroll, a German Torah ark curtain, and unique items of costume and jewelry, this exhibition highlights acquisitions and long-term loans recently added to the Judaica and Jewish Ethnography Wing. The objects on view span a period from the 15th to the 20th century and come from both Eastern and Western Jewish communities.