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Title: Mappah

Date: [1919] [Dedication]

Creator: Miriam (?)

Format: H114; W615 cm

Source: The Jewish Museum of Greece

Rights: The Jewish Museum of Greece

Subject: Textile, synagogual textile, embroidery, Jewish Community of Trikala, Jewish Community of Athens

Description: Reader's desk cover, dark red velvet, made from a cushion cover or tablecloth, gold embroidery with repeating bunches and rows of lappets at the narrow sides, gold embroidered dedicatory inscription, donated by Miriam in memory of Abraham Amon and Eliyah (?) to the Large Congregation, Trikala.

DataProvider: The Jewish Museum of Greece

Provenance: Athens Community

Type: image

Provider: Judaica Europeana, Greece