Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Papercut – blessing for a wedding
Turkey
Late 19th – early 20th century
Gold leaf, ink and colored pencils on papercut
Inscription: "He who find a wife has found happiness and obtains the favor of the Lord" (Proverbs 18:22)
H: 43; W: 30 cm
Accession number: B91.0682 ; 177/149
 
 


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