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Title: Mappah

Date: [1849] [Dedication]

Creator: Astro, wife of David Moses (?)

Description: Tik (Torah case) wrapper, carmine red silk centrepiece with repeated floral ornament embroidered with silk threads, with dedicatory strip in tablet weaving technique, donated by Astro, wife of David Moses, to the New Congregation, Ioannina (original border stripes replaced by synthetic fabric in second half of the 20th century).

Language: Heb.

Format: H86; W82 cm; silk

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

Data Provider: The Jewish Museum of Greece

Provider: Judaica Europeana, Greece

Source: The Jewish Museum of Greece

Provenance: Ioannina

Publisher: The Jewish Museum of Greece

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

Type: text

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