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Mappah of 1884 in cream silk with appliqued green leaves and gold silk embroidery (from the Montefiore Collections)
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Stored at Montefiore Endowment

Category Mappot (Vestments)

Description Mappah of 1884 in cream silk with appliqued green leaves and gold silk embroidery

Notes The Hebrew inscription translates "In honour of Sir Moses Montefiore on his 100th birthday. May our master and lord live for ever." The maker's name, "Euphrosyne Levy, Corfu", is written in black thread.


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