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Mappah

Title: Mappah

Date: [1849] [Dedication]

Creator: N/A

Format: H85; W102 cm; silk

Source: The Jewish Museum of Greece

Rights: Society of Epirotic Studies - The Jewish Museum of Greece

Publisher: The Jewish Museum of Greece

Subject: Textile, synagogual textile, embroidery, Jewish Community of Ioannina

Description: Tik (Torah case) wrapper, carmine red cotton, green silk centrepiece with laid and couched embroidery with silk threads, central flower and diagonally placed floral corner motifs, with dedicatory strip in tablet weaving technique, donated by Rabbi Elijah Meir in memory of his son Yehiel to the New Congregation, Ioannina.

DataProvider: The Jewish Museum of Greece

Provenance: Ioannina

Type: text

Provider: Judaica Europeana, Greece