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Ketubah : Tetouan, Morocco, 1815, July 12

Ketubah : Tetouan, Morocco, 1815, July 12

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Date: 1815 July 12
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Bridegroom: Shem Tov ben Avraham ben Shem Tov ben Yosef ha-Levi.
Bride: 'Alia bat Yosef ben Ya'akov ben Yosef Ben-Gigi.
Witnesses: Menahem Nahon; Mosheh ha-Levi.
Abstract:
Marriage contract, manuscript, ink and paint on vellum, dated the fouth of Tamuz 5575 (1815 July 12) at Tetuan. Intricate floral border including two birds and a vase above a calligraphed passage with good wishes for the bride and groom. Text framed by a horseshoe arch. The text includes an additional clause obligating the groom not to take a second wife and not to move the family to another city without the wife�s consent.
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1 l.
color illustration
39 x 29 cm.
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Box 1
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Art of the Ketubah
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2064477
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