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Simhat Torah Flag

Description: Simhat Torah flag. Children dancing before a Torah ark flanked by four animals: lion, deer, gazelle and eagle. Two children carry flags topped with a candle. A bearded man wearing striped a robe stands at right carrying a dressed Torah. A small paper crown juts out above top right corner. Hebrew text on the back, framed by twisted columns. The decoration along the bottom includes a six-pointed star (Magen David), a menorah, lulav, etrog and shofar. Inscription in Hebrew: "Rejoice and celebrate in celebration of the Torah (Simchat Torah)."

Date: circa 1950s-1960s

Medium: printed, glitter

Repository: Yeshiva University Museum

Call Number: 2005.005

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Taken on September 6, 2012