Cloth to place over the bread for the Sabbath Blessing

Unknown European, European

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1900-1910

Embroidery, satin, gilt fringe

Overall: 1 3/16 in. (3 cm)

Overall: 22 7/16 x 16 15/16 in. (57 x 43 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

158.12.18295

Geography/Culture

Europe

Period

20th century

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Classification

Nazi-Era Provenance Research

Not on view

Inscription

Hebrew inscription: "And it was evening and morning on the sixth day the heavens and the earth were finished and all their hosts." (introduction to the sabbath blessing of wine)

Provenance

Edwin Jan Van Etten (1884-1956), Lyme, New Hampshire; to Jesse Keller Fenno (1894-1963, Class of 1916), Lyme, New Hampshire; purchased by present collection, 1958.

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