Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Torah binder (faša)
Turkey
Silk satin, gilt metal-thread embroidery; sequins
L: 116; W: 23 cm
Accession number: B78.0265 ; 150/141
 
 

Publications:
Juhasz, Esther, ed., Sephardi Jews in The Ottoman Empire: Aspects of Material Culture, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel, 1990
The Jewish World 365 Days, from the Collections of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, USA, 2004

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