1815 July 12
|Type of Resource:|
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.
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.
39 x 29 cm.
More about permissions and copyright
|Curatorial Area:||Beinecke Library|
|Curated Collection:||Art of the Ketubah|
|Extent of Digitization:|
|Source Digital Format:||
High Resolution (image/tiff)
|Cite this | Text this | Report this|