TEAL Exhibitions

The Torah Case in the Kaifeng Synagogue

The Torah Case in the Kaifeng Synagogue<br />

Torah case from the synagogue in Kaifeng, 17th century.

Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles, California.

Torah case from the synagogue in Kaifeng, 17th century.

Torah case from the synagogue in Kaifeng, 17th century.

Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada.

Torah case photographed in the courtyard

Torah case photographed in the courtyard of the Dong Da mosque in Kaifeng before it was given to the English traveler Oliver Bainbridge in 1906.

National Geographic Society, Washington DC.

(Contents on this page contain texts, images, and captions from Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles, California, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada, and The Jews of Kaifeng: Chinese Jews on the Banks of the Yellow River. For full bibliography information, please refer to the reference page. For single image source and metadata, please click the image.)