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Set of tefillin with a green pouch worn by a Hungarian rabbi

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.9 a-c

Tefillin set and storage bag owned by Ferencz Hevesi, Chief Rabbi, Dohany Synogogue, in Budapest, Hungary, in the 1940s. Tefillin are small boxes with leather straps used by Orthodox Jewish males during morning prayers.

Geography
use : Budapest (Hungary)
Language
Hebrew
Classification
Jewish Art and Symbolism
Object Type
Tefillin (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Eva Ehrlich
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:25:47
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