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Ketubah : Thessalonike, Greece, 1789, July 1

Ketubah : Thessalonike, Greece, 1789, July 1

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Date: 1789 July 1
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Bridegroom: Ye'oshu'a ben Eliyahu [?].
Bride: Simha demitkarit Simholah bat Mosheh [Shemu'el?]
Abstract:
Marriage contract, manuscript, ink on vellum, dated 7 Tamuz 5549 at Saloniki, Greece. Surrounding the two columns of text are birds, flowers, fruit, columns, biblical sayings, Eshet Hayil, Shir ha-shirim. The right column contains the marriage terms and the left column contains the betrothal terms. Colors used are brown, with coral & dark grayish blue-green.
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1 l.
color illustration
78 x 66 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Art of the Ketubah
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Object ID: 2040861
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