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Breast kerchief (Brusttukh)
18th–19th century
Velvet, shpanyer-work, appliqué gold sheets couched with purl and sequin embroidery, cotton over cardboard
L: 31.5; W: 16 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T58
Accession number: B50.02.1681 ; 163/012

From the Israel Museum publications:
Juhasz, Esther (ed.), The Jewish Wardrobe from the Collection of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 5 Continents Editions, Milan and The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2012

Provenance Research Online: World War II Looted Cultural Treasures, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
A World Apart Next Door - Glimpses into the Life of Hasidic Jews, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 19/06/2012 - 01/12/2012

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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