Belz Museum of Asian and Judaic ArtMonday, April 18, 2016
While we stayed at the Peabody in Memphis, we walked over to the Belz Museum of Asian and Judaic Art at Peabody Place.
Qing Dynasty ivory horses
Ivory and bone Qing Dynasty dragon with pearl boat
The Belz has the largest collection (over 900 objects) of Asian art has the largest and most comprehensive collection of Chinese art in the South.
Here, the Judaic section, with the largest collection of Daniel Kafri pieces outside Israel.
The Lox and Grits: The Jewish Communities of Memphis and the Mid-South exhibit is now housed here as well.