Prague, Czech Republic, 2009. 312 pp., illustrations: 101 col., 2 b&w, 21.3 × 23.3 cm. English.
Jewish Museum in Prague (10 December 2009–28 February 2010)
The Torah binder and its many facets: historical sources, epigraphy, genealogical information, folk motifs, and variations. Introductory essay on traditions and customs related to the birth of a child. 10 sections on the Torah binder, Circumcision binder, Circumcision covers, and other synagogue textiles donated in honor of circumcisions and births. Binders illustrated in their entirety. Complete catalog listing. 1328 items.
Exhibition leaflet with introductory text, 8 pp., 9 col. illus., 29.7 × 15.2 cm. English and Czech editions; Invitation to exhibition opening, folded card, 1 col. illus., 21 × 15 cm.