1824 April 28
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Bridegroom: Eli'ezer ben Binyamin ha-Levi.
Bride: Hena bat Barukh ha-Levi.
Marriage contract, manuscript, ink on vellum dated 30th of Nisan 5584 at Portsmoit (1824). The text is both written in by hand and printed and is surrounded by two columns on either side. Above the columns are two putti, which stand beside an oval which is topped by a crown. The two putti are blowing trumpets which are emitting a song of blessings for the bride and groom. At the bottom are several signatures including that of the groom and witnesses.
33 x 20 cm.
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