Madaba Map Challah Cover
This attractive and unusual Challah cover has been hand-embroidered using a mosaic-effect design that portrays the Madaba Map. In traditional mosaic colors of reds and blues, silk threads of been used to imitate the classic mosaic style, which has been embroidered using chain-stitch onto an off-white background of raw-cotton. At the centre of the design in gold thread the word ‘Shabbat’ has been embroidered in Hebrew. Design by the Israeli artist Yair Emanuel [height x width 40 x 51 cm / 16 x 20 inches] Made in Israel.