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Jewish Art
Fruit plate for Tu bi-Shevat (Jewish Arbor Day)
France
19th century
Jewish Art
Yom Kippur Service Held by Jewish Soldiers in the German Army
Germany
1870
Jewish Art
Torah finials and mantle for the High Holidays



Jewish Art
Yom Kippur and Passover belt and buckle
Poland
19th century
Jewish Art
Yom Kippur belt buckle
Lvov, Poland
1802
Jewish Art
Knocker for calling people to morning service (schulklopfer)
Hungary
18th century
Jewish Art
Flagellation whip for Yom Kippur eve
Bukhara, Uzbekistan
19th–20th century
Jewish Art
Flagellation whip for Yom Kippur eve
Sakiz, Kurdistan
19th century
Jewish Art
Flagellation whip for Yom Kippur eve
Kurdistan (?)
19th–20th century
Jewish Art
Yom Kippur belt and buckle
Eastern Europe
19th century
Jewish Art
Rosh Hashanah plate
Artist: Jacobus Pynacker
Delft, Holland
1672
Jewish Art
New Year’s greeting card
1906
Jewish Art
New Year’s card calling for the Jews of Europe to emigrate to the United States
ca. 1914
Jewish Art
Postcard designed as a bank check
ca. 1910
Jewish Art
Shofar
Germany
18th century
Jewish Art
Shofar
Salonika, Greece
19th–20th century
Jewish Art
Shofar
India
20th century
Jewish Life
Man’s white coat for High Holidays
Uzbekistan
Early 20th century
Jewish Life
Women’s dress and underdress for the High Holidays
Uzbekistan
1930s
Jewish Life
Rabbinical robe and hat for the High Holidays
Rome, Italy
Mid-20th century
Jewish Life
Child’s white coat for High Holidays
Uzbekistan
1930s
Jewish Art
Plaque commemorating the destruction of the Temple
Jerusalem
Late 19th century
Jewish Art
Plaque commemorating the destruction of the Temple
Jerusalem
1890
Jewish Art
Velvet-covered Torah scroll case and finials from Georgia
20th century
Jewish Art
Velvet-covered Torah finials from Georgia
20th century
Jewish Art
Torah scroll and finials from Libya

Jewish Art
Portuguese-style Torah scroll wrapped in black and wooden finials for 9th of Av
Tzedek ve-Shalom Synagogue

Paramaribo, Suriname
20th century
Jewish Art
Torah pointer painted in black for 9th of Av
Italy
19th century
Jewish Art
Torah crown burned during the Holocaust
Eastern Europe
19th century
Jewish Art
Torah shield burned on Kristallnacht
Germany
Late 19th – early 20th century
Jewish Art
Torah shield
Poland
1844
Israel Art
Yael Bartana
Trembling Time
2001