White Velvet Torah Cover from Congregation B’nai Avraham (Cincinnati, OH)
caption: White velvet torah cover with white satin Decalogue flanked by two erect gold lions. Blue and gold thread embroidery. Below the Decalogue, which has a rounded upper edge, is an appliquéd purple velvet vase from which a single purple flower and two vines extend. Embroidered at the bottom in Hebrew is the name: “Yehoshua Kaplan.”
Description Also known as the Norwood Shul, B’nai Avraham was established as an orthodox synagogue in 1913. A year later, it was incorporated and moved to a simple wood frame building on Hopkins Avenue.
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