Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Torah ark curtain
Mannheim (?) , Germany
Silk velvet, silver- and gilt silver-thread embroidery, raised appliqué
Inscribed in Hebrew with the names of the donors; an additional Hebrew inscription notes the date
H: 200; W: 140 cm
Gift in memory of Asher and Kate Judith Angel, London, courtesy of their grandchildren
Accession number: B82.0057 ; 152/211
 
 

Publications:
Fishof, Iris, ed., Jewish Art Masterpieces from The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, Inc., Southport, CN, 1994, English

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