Dr Gotlib’s cigarette case
The collections of the JHI enriched by a precious bequest from a private donor.
The collection of synagogal and everyday objects of religious cult is comprised of a few hundred items: handicraft products, textiles as well as parchment Torah scrolls and illuminated books of Esther. The majority of them date back to the 19th and some even to the 18th century.
Painting and graphics
The collection of painting and graphics comprises about 8,000 items and is one of the largest collections of works of Jewish artists of the interwar period.