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Burgundy Velvet Tefillin Bag, circa 1955

Identifier: B215.01.0001.00008


A burgundy velvet tefillin (phylacteries) bag with flap that folds down to close. The lining is a green/gray cotton. Originally belonged to Ostrover Shul (Synagogue).


  • circa 1955

Digital Repository

Burgundy Velvet Tefillin Bag

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1 Items (Tefillin bag) ; 35 x 26 x 1 centimeters

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: Religious items from the Ostrover Beth Jacob Synagogue material objects include: (3) tefillin for the head;(2) tefillin for the hand; (1) tefillin scroll; (1) burgandy tefillin bag; (1) maroon tallit bag.: .

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Poor Velvet --Cotton

Condition Report

Velvet worn and frayed, lining torn and frayed, seams coming out, two holes on flap. (BLS, 2010-11-24)


Originally belonged to Ostrover Shul (Synagogue).


Title supplied by archivist.

Drawing Number

35 x 26 x 1 centimeters


Repository Details

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