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Torah mantle with depictions of Jacob's Dream and the Binding of Isaac

Silk velvet and gilt-metal thread embroidery

Hebrew inscription giving the name of the couple in whose honor the curtain was donated
H: 77, W: 43 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T87
The mantle belonged to the pre-World War II Jewish community of Leiden, Netherlands
Accession number: B50.02.1838 ; 151/003

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