Auction 107 Winner's Unlimited - Eretz Israel and Zionism, Postcards and Photographs, Numismatics, Posters, Maps, Judaica, Holy books, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes
Tuesday, 8.5.18 (Your local time)
 3 Shatner Center 1st Floor Givat Shaul Jerusalem
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LOT 284:

Cloth Matzah Cover. Germany [?], 19th Century

Sold for: $120
Start price:
$ 120
Estimated price:
$200 - $400
Auction house commission: 22%
VAT: On commission only

Cloth cover with pockets for the matzah, cotton and linen thread, embroidered with leaves and flowers. From Germany or Hungary, 19th century.

Featured on the cover's center is an embroidered lamb, above which is the orange embroidered inscription: "Mendel Shlesinger," the words "shel Pesach," and a Torah crown. The cover has embroidered lace on the edges.   

Source: Private collection.

Diameter: 60 cm.

Usage stains. Unravelled threads. Moderate condition.