Part of Torah binder (wimpel)
ca. 1930
Watercolor on linen
Inscribed in Hebrew: "May the Lord raise him to a life of Torah study, wedlock, and good deeds" (part of the customary benediction from the circumcision ceremony), and the name Leopold Metzger (probably the artist)
L: 160; W: 17.5 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T588
Accession number: B50.02.1901 ; 150/119

The part with the name of the infant and his birth date is missing.

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

למאגר התערוכות , מוזיאון ישראל | מוזיאון ישראל, ירושלים | כל הזכויות שמורות © מוזיאון ישראל, ירושלים 1995-
To The Israel Museum Exhibition Online | The Israel Museum, Jerusalem | Copyright © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem 1995-