The JMG Collections

Include more than 10,000 original artifacts, which document the material evidence of 2,300 years of Jewish history and culture in Greece.


White cotton embroidered with scene of woman looking in mirror.

Patchwork squares from store owned by Rosa Benvenistes father Vital Cohen, Salonika.

Cream cotton and lace circumcision cushion cover, from Thessaloniki.

Rose coloured silk satin with gold metal thread embroidery.

Striped silk brocade in green and gold.

Striped silk brocade in green and gold.

Pink silk tafetta and beige silk.

Pink silk tafetta and beige silk.

Floral embroidered yellow silk.

White cotton lace.

Black velvet embroidered with peacock.

Maroon silk with floral theme, applique work and embroidery.

Black textile with bird motif.

Cream handwoven cloth with horizontal band of gold embroidery, probably made from costume.

Apricot silk satin with laid and couched gold embroidery, central blossoming branch, diagonally placed corner motifs, bordered by wavy line interrupted by sprays.

Red silk with laid and couched embroidery, central floral ornament, corner motifs and foliate border, ribbon ties at both ends, probably belonged to the local Jewish community.

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