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Mizrach

4.25ins x 7.5ins/10.5cms x 19.5cms (wool, acrylic & metallic thread on cotton weft).
Artist’s collection

A small tapestry showing the buildings and walls of Jerusalem. The Mizrach is hung on the eastern wall of the home showing which direction to face when praying the Amidah (morning, afternoon and evening prayer). The letters have been embroidered over the
background surface.

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