The Gross Family Collection, Tel-Aviv

The collector William Gross has formed this collection of Jewish objects over nearly 50 years. The collection is comprised of many thousands of items.

ROSS.498.f.043vsThe variety of objects includes ritual objects from precious and non-precious metals as well as other materials such as wood, glass, etc., many textiles, decorated single pages both printed and hand written, manuscripts of codex form, scrolls, postcards and printed books. The collection is particularly strong in the area of Kabbalah. Ardon Bar-Hama has been steadily photographing the collection since 2006 and continues to do so at the present time.  He has already photographed and processed more than 10,000 images from the Gross Collection.