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Ketubah : Rome, Italy, 1891, February 22

Ketubah : Rome, Italy, 1891, February 22

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Date: 1891 February 22
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Bridegroom: Gavri'el Eliyahu ben Ya'akov Manifi.
Bride: Onorata Eli'onora bat Binyamin Sabatilo.
Abstract:
Marriage contract, manuscript, ink on vellum, dated 14th of Adar I 5651 at Roma (1891). The document has a scalloped bottom as was the custom for ketubot from Rome. There are no decoration but the borders are in green and orange, and the blessings for the bride and groom that frame the text are in orange. The first word, which is the day of the week of the marriage (Sunday), is separated and placed above the text, written in orange within an orange scalloped cartouche.
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1 l.
60 x 41 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: 2068596
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