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Meraviglie dal ghetto. Il tesoro ebraico di Prage

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(303 words)

Translated title Wonders of the Ghetto. The Treasury of Jewish Prague
Editors

Annie Sacerdoti, Franco Bonilauri, Anna Marcella Falco Tedeschi, Vicenza Maugeri.

Curators

Franco Bonilauri, Vicenza Maugeri.

Collection

Jewish Museum in Prague.

Imprint

Milan, Italy, 1988. 142 pp. (incl. 96 pls), illustrations: 64 col., 32 b&w, 27 × 23.5 cm. Italian.

Location

Palazzo dei Diamanti, Ferrara (20 September 1988–15 January 1989)

Description

The first European exhibition of treasures from the Jewish Museum in Prague. Eight essays on the history of the museum in various periods, the Prague ghetto, the State Judaica Collection, synagogue textiles, synagogue silver, and the manuscript collection. Basic and descriptive entries. 181 items.

Description

This exhibition was part of a larger project dedicated to the history and cultural riches of the Jews of Emilia-Romagna and the Jews of Prague. The second exhibition, Arte e cultura ebraiche in Emilia-Romagna [Jewish Art and Culture in Emilia-Romagna], shown at the same time, was divided between two locations. The objects were displayed in the Palazzo dei Diamanti, and the manuscripts were shown in the Palazzo Paradiso. See #957.

main keywords

CEREMONIAL OBJECTSHEVRA KADISHAJEWISH MUSEUM IN PRAGUE, HISTORY OFPHOTOGRAPHSPRAGUESYNAGOGUE TEXTILESSYNAGOGUESTORAH ORNAMENTS

minor keywords

BesamimCemeteries, Czech RepublicCemeteries, PragueChallah coversClocks/WatchesCostumeCribs/CradlesCzech RepublicDrawings/SketchesEtrog containersFlags, Shlomo MolkhoGames/ToysHanukkah lampsHead coverings, men’sHevra Kadisha painted panelsHevra Kadisha member portraitsHevra Kadisha pitchers/tankardsHevra Kadisha utensilsHolocaustKaufmann, IsidorKeter TorahKeysLevite setsPaintings, Jewish figuresPesach platesRimmonimShiviti plaques, metalSynagogues, Czech RepublicSynagogues, PragueTassTefillin bagsTorah Ark curtainsTorah Ark valancesTorah Arks, fragmentsTorah mantlesTzedakah boxes/containersYad

Related ephemera

Exhibition leaflet, 6 pp., 2 col. illus., 21 × 10.5 cm.

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