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Torah Cloak of cream silk with woven silver-gilt design (from the Montefiore Collections)
Collection Vestments

Stored at Montefiore Endowment

Category Torah cloaks (Vestments)

Description Torah Cloak of cream silk with woven silver-gilt design

Notes The Hebrew inscription translates "Gift dedicated to the holy congregation of Ramsgate from Sarah Nahon, may she be blessed among women, for the repose of the soul of her father the learned scholar and singer in Israel, Gershom Belasco, may he be in heaven". Rev. Gershom Belasco was a hazan at the Ramsgate Synagogue.


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