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Ketubah : Turkey, 1900, July 6

Ketubah : Turkey, 1900, July 6

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Date: 1900 July 6
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Bridegroom: Yisra'el Katarbas ben Nisim Yitshak Katarbas.
Bride: Marat [?] bat Avraham.
Abstract:
Marriage contract, manuscript, ink and paint on paper, dated 9th of Tamuz 5660 (1900) at [Turkey?]. The document is in the shape of a house with a scalloped top. The upper register contains a circle, which includes the blessing of Isaac to Jacob, Genesis 27:28. The Hebrew lettering and the scallops above are colored with gold and silver metallic paint. There are floral decorations throughout the ketubah.
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1 l.
color illustration
67 x 49 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Art of the Ketubah
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2041262
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