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Printed Cotton Franco-Prussian War Yom Kippur Service Textile

Auction:
2675B
Lot:
94
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Auction:
Sale #2675B - 2675B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 03, 2013 5:30PM

Description:

Printed Cotton Franco-Prussian War Yom Kippur Service Textile, commemorating the "Service on the Day of Atonement by the Israelite soldiers of the Army before Metz," after an engraving by Moritz Daniel Oppenheim, (some discoloration), approx. 26 x 27 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Overall good. Some areas of discoloration, some fraying to unbound edges.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Yom Kippur, Army, Service on the Day of Atonement, Moritz Daniel Oppenheim, Book of Leviticus, Emor, Hebrew calendar, Jewish culture, Judaism