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Part of a Torah binder (wimpel)
20th century
Watercolor on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew: "May the Lord raise him to a life of Torah study, wedlock, and good deeds" (part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony)
L: 168; W: 18.4 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T598
Accession number: B50.02.1936 ; 150/118

The part with the name of the infant and his birth date is missing.

Provenance Research Online: World War II Looted Cultural Treasures, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir

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