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Spice Box & Kashrut Laws

Find out more about Shabbat and the Kashrut laws by exploring this fish shaped spice box.

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Photograph of a silver Hamsa banner

Learn more about the hand shaped amulet used by Sephardi Jews.

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Wooden Gregger

Learn more about how the gregger is used during the festival of Purim.

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Tallit Katan

Find out about the tallit katan, a vest worn by many Jews to remind them of all the commandments in the Torah.

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Kittel

Find out about a special item of clothing used by many to mark the most significant events in a Jewish person's life.

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Wedding veil

Find out about Jewish weddings and the Bukharan Jewish community.

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Kippah

Find out about Jewish head coverings and Jewish communities from around the world.

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Mikveh

Find out about one of the oldest objects in our collection, a ritual bath found under the City of London.

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Silver Dreidl

Find out more about how a Dreidl is used during the festival of Hanukah

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