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.

Mappah

Tik (Torah case) wrapper, faded wine red silk satin, gold embroidered maroon silk centrepiece, in secondary use, dwith dedicatory strip in tablet weaving technique, donated by Reina, wife of Judah Jacob Gani, for the life of her son Jacob Judah Gani to the New Congregation, Ioannina.

Textile
synagogual textile
Torah
domestic textile
embroidery
Jewish Community of Ioannina

Date:

[1849] [Dedication]

Creator:

Reina, wife of Judah Jacob Gani (?)

Format:

H85,5; W100 cm; silk; cotton

Source:

The Jewish Museum of Greece

Rights:

The Jewish Museum of Greece

Publisher:

-

Data Provider:

The Jewish Museum of Greece

Type:

image

Provider:

Judaica Europeana, Greece