Jewish. <em>Torah Cover</em>, 20th century. Embroidered velvet, 22 1/2 x 15 in. (57.2 x 38.1 cm). Assigned to the Brooklyn Museum by Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, Inc., L50.26.16. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, L50.26.16_PS1.jpg)

Torah Cover


Medium: Embroidered velvet

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:20th century

Dimensions: 22 1/2 x 15 in. (57.2 x 38.1 cm)


Accession Number: L50.26.16

Image: L50.26.16_PS1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Torah Cover, green velvet, machine embroidery, on center star of David topped by crown, underneath symmetrical floral decoration, on bottom Hebrew inscription reads: "for the memory of Rabbi Moses, son of Nathan Neta" [See catalogue sheet in Decorative Arts departmental files for Hebrew inscription]. Condition: Good, lining missing

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