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Ketubah : Padua, Italy, 1883, January 15

Ketubah : Padua, Italy, 1883, January 15

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Date: 1883 January 15
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Bridegroom: G�iorg�io Hayim bar Hizkiyah ha-Kohen.
Bride: Ilizah bat Ya'akov Gavri'el Tri'esti.
Witnesses: Elisha' Hayim ben ha-manoah Mosheh ... , David bar Yitshak Morpurgo.
Abstract:
Marriage contract, manuscript, ink on paper, dated 7th of Shevat 5643 at Padovah (1883). The ketubah is rectangular in shape. The text is enclosed in several printed borders in a lace design. Benedictory blessings can be found on the four sides of the middle border. The colors of the decorations are green, beige and red. Since the groom is a cohen the upper right hand blue shield contains two hands in the benediction gesture. The red shield on the upper left hand contains a heron with a fish in its beak.
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1 l.
color illustrations
50 x 36 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: 2067531
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