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Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Cup : Embossed : Gold, Green ; Ht: 4 3/4 in. x W: 5 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Cup : Embossed : Gold, Green ; Ht: 4 3/4 in. x W: 5 in.
Other Title Information
Ceremonial Artifact
Date
1860-1900
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Cylindrical, with vine, and flower pattern. C shaped handle. Missing the bottom.
Accession No.
2002.87.06
Name Access
Communauté Sepharade du Quebec
Places
Morocco, Africa
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
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Montreal Holocaust Museum
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Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Dress : embroidered : burgundy, gold
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Dress : embroidered : burgundy, gold
Other Title Information
Clothing, Outerwear
Date
1830-1930
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Burgundy velour embroidered with gold. Traditional marriage dress made to measure for the donor, ordered by her mother Mazal (Bensabat) Wahnoun. This Keswa El Kbira or grand costume, is a traditional festive dress of Moroccan Jewish women, worn by brides and at other celebrations. It is probably based on medieval Spanish Jewish costume, with its origins usually traced to the 15th century Spanish vertugada.The front shirt is 100 years older (1830) than the dress (1930) and was acquired for the marriage. 3 pink ruffles are part of the dress but are not on display. They are pleated, tulle-type fabric. Two pieces are flat, with different lengths (long: .02-4; short: .02-6). The third has been sewn into a circle (.02-5). Narrative: This dress has been worn by a large number of brides in Morocco and Canada.
Accession No.
2002.87.02
Name Access
Communauté Sepharade du Quebec
Places
Casablanca, Morocco, Africa
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
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Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
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Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Headdress : Sewn, Embroidered : Pink, Green, Gold ; Ht: 8 1/4 in. x W: 76 1/4 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Headdress : Sewn, Embroidered : Pink, Green, Gold ; Ht: 8 1/4 in. x W: 76 1/4 in.
Other Title Information
Clothing, Headwear
Date
1850
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Rectangular, with vine stitching around edges, and tassel on one end. Narrative: Worn by the bride upon exiting the Mikvah “ritual bath” in a diadem fashion.
Accession No.
2002.87.01
Name Access
Communauté Sepharade du Quebec
Places
Tangiers, Morocco, Africa
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
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Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Shoes : embroidered : burgundy, gold ; Ht: 3 3/8 in. x W: 9 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Shoes : embroidered : burgundy, gold ; Ht: 3 3/8 in. x W: 9 in.
Other Title Information
Clothing, Footwear
Date
1930
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Five buttons up the front with a strap at the ankle, and a square heel. Narrative: Part of a bridal ensemble
Accession No.
2002.87.03
Name Access
Communauté Sepharade du Quebec
Places
Casablanca, Morocco, Africa
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail
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