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Title Torah mantle
Related place Sadhora (Chernivtsi, Ukraine) - related place
Original Library/publisher אוסף המרכז לאמנות יהודית - Center for Jewish Art Collection
Creation Date 11.6.1992
Citation Note Israel
Mishkan Museum of Art, Ein Harod
Host Item CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-18967-0033026
Description The blue Torah Mantle consists of a cloak and a lining. The rectangular cloth cloak is made of two parts and is attached at the upper border,leaving two openings for Torah Scroll rods. Two splits,one on each side,are at the bottom of the cloth. It is decorated from top to bottom with a Torah crown flanked by an inscription in square filled letters which reads: "כתר תורה" "Torah Crown" It is mounted over the Tablets of Covenant which are flanked by two rampant lions revealing tongue standing on two short pillars. The lower part consists of a net-like and leaves decoration.
Language No linguistic content
Identifier CJA Sacred and Ritual Objects-18967-0033026
System Number 997004260220405171

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