Two fragments of the same Torah binder, made of white cotton linen, embroidered with a back stitch in red yarn. They were joined together into a single piece during conservation-restoration work. The inscription reads: “… [who was born] under a good sign on Sunday 18th [Nisan] 509 according to the minor era , may the Lord …”
The map shows the location of all the sites where the genizah items in the collections of the Jewish Museum in Prague were discovered (finds from other sites, such as Ivančice and Pacov, are not in the museum’s collections). Representative genizah items from each location are gradually being added to the museum’s website. Complete sets of genizah items can be found in the museum’s catalogue at collections.jewishmuseum.cz.