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Ketubah : Isfahan, Iran, 1878, October [10?]

Ketubah : Isfahan, Iran, 1878, October [10?]

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Date: 1878 October [10?]
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Bride: Le'ah bat Ya'akov.
Bridegroom: Menasheh ben Rahamim.
Scribe: Shemu'el ben Mosheh.
The date of the ketubah is probably incorrect because the 16th of Tishre 5639 is not a Thursday, and is a holiday. The names of the witnesses appear to be written by
Abstract:
Marriage contract, manuscript, ink and paint on paper, dated 5th be-shabat 16th [sic, i.e. 13th?] of Tishre 5639 at Itsfahan (1878). At the top of the document there is a shiviti graphic. A shiviti was traditionally designed to be hung on a synagogue wall
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1 l.
100 x 76 cm.
color illustrations
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Art of the Ketubah
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Object ID: 2067964
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