Yale University Library

Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Beinecke Digital Collections

Ketubah : Finale Emilia, Italy, 1835, June 2

Ketubah : Finale Emilia, Italy, 1835, June 2

Call Number:
Languages:
Date: 1835 June 2
Subjects:
Genres:
Type of Resource:
Description:
Bride: Hanah bat Barukh Avraham Pesah.
Bridegroom: Elisha Ye'uda bar Yom Tov Hai Donati.
Abstract:
Marriage contract, manuscript, ink and paint on vellum, dated 5th of Sivan 5595 (Gregrorian date) at Finali. Document has a rounded top. The outer border is composed of a rim of yellow and red semi-circles. The inner border is composed of green and red circles and surrounds the text. Between the two borders there is a quote from the Book of Psalms and a quote from the Book of Ruth. Above the text is an image of two joined hearts surrounded by a circle, which consists of quotes from the Song of Songs.
Physical Description:
1 l.
color illustration
48 x 43 cm.
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Art of the Ketubah
Catalog Record:
Extent of Digitization:
Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2040848
Download:
   |   Metadata record
Cite this   |   Text this   |   Report this