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Tefillin Bag, circa 1920

 Item
Identifier: B188.01.0002.00001

Abstract

Handmade deep blue velvet phylacteries (tefillin in Hebrew) bag sewn together on three sides. Red, blue, yellow, and pink cross stitched floral patterns are along three of the front sides. Tefillin in Hebrew is embroidered with green floss in the center of the bag with a flower pattern underneath. There are loops at the top for a drawstring. Inside the bag is lined with red cotton fabric. Originally belonged to Gerson Kaplan.

Dates

  • circa 1920

Rights and Usage Statement

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Extent

1 Items (Tefillin)

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair Cotton --Velvet

Provenance

Originally belonged to Gerson Kaplan.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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