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Michael Gernsheim was considered the last "Jewish Bishop" of Worms, a lay title going back to the reign of Henry IV in 1090. He was also the founder of his family's prominent leather firm.
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Unknown Artist: Portrait of Michael Gernsheim, Leo Baeck Institute, 99.20.
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