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New Catalogue at the Museum's Store


Threads of Silk: The Story of Bukharan Jewry

The catalogue was published in conjunction with a comprehensive exhibition devoted to the remarkable story of an ancient Jewish community living along the Silk Road – The community of Bukhara.


The catalogue includes articles by renowned historians and researchers of the Bukharan Jewish community and culture, accompanied by color and black and white photographs of the artifacts, objects and images displayed in the exhibition.


The catalogue is in Hebrew-English-Russian


Click here to order catalogue


Academic Consultant: Prof. David Yerushalmi, Tel Aviv University
Design and Production: Magen Halutz
Photos: Elad Sarig
Hebrew Editing: Asaf Schurr
English Translation & Editing: Talya Halkin
Russian Translation & Editing: Luba Magin


Curators of the Exhibition: Orit Engelberg-Baram and Merav Balas
Director of Curatorial Department: Smadar Keren
Project Manager: Michal Houminer-Hirsch
Designer of the Exhibition: Ori Glazer


Initiator of the Exhibition: MK Amnon Cohen