Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 300
Estimate $ 400 - $ 500
Torah Scroll mantle, embroidered velvet. Donated for the inauguration of the synagogue. [1907]. 40x77 cm. Magnificent, red velvet mantle, the upper section features a large, blue stuffed crown with gold embroidery. Text with gold and silver threads. Donated by Levi ben... Yisrael Strauss of Kaminetz…for the inauguration of the synagogue in 1907. Surrounded by a red ribbon with gilt embroidery. Light usage marks in the velvet. Light blemishes to the embroidery work. Fine condition.