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Tallit, circa 1984

 Item
Identifier: B202.01.0002.00001

Overview

A prayer shawl (tallit - Sephardic pronunciation, tallis - Ashkenazic pronunciation) made from white jacquard. There are woven blue stripes and a repeated woven emblem on the edges. The emblems stand for a blessing said in Hebrew before putting on the prayer shawl. Each end has long fringes (''tzitzit'' in Hebrew). Originally belonged to Max Cayton of Washington D.C., brother of Jacob Hayutin of Denver.

Dates

  • circa 1984

Rights and Usage Statement

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Extent

1 items (Tallit)

Scope and Contents

From the File: Collection contains a Yarmulke, Tefillin bag, Tefillin, and photographs from Max Cayton.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Jacquard

Provenance

Originally belonged to Max Cayton.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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