Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Torah curtain made from the robe of R. Yeruham Shabbetai Eliashar
Jerusalem
ca. 1921
Wool, silk velvet, silver-thread and gilt-silver thread embroidery
Hebrew inscription noting that the curtain was donated in memory of Rabbi Eliashar and the year of the donation
L: 149; W: 130 cm
Purchased through the gift of Bruce Kovner, New York
Accession number: B96.0208 ; 152/262
 
 


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