Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav
Men's head covering for Yom Kippur
Eastern Europe
19th century
Cotton and silk cut-velvet, gilt metal thread and tinsel lacework (shpanyer-work)
H: 13; Diam: 22.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T306
Accession number: B50.02.1766 ; 164/010
 
 

Publications:
Juhasz, Esther (ed.), The Jewish Wardrobe from the Collection of The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 5 Continents Editions, Milan and The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2012

Exhibition:
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