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Bidding Information
Lot #    22234
Auction End Date    12/23/2008 11:14:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Aaron Moshe Feriro
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר אהרן רפאל חיים משה פירירה
Author    [Ms. - Community]
City    Jerusalem
Publication Date    1878?
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 260:205 mm., frayed, tears, ink on paper, mid-Eastern script, signed, sealed, and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   Letter of recommendation to R. David Angel with two signatures and five seals. Signed is R. Aaron Raphael Hayyim Moses b. Isaac Judah Feriro (d. 1888), kabbalist. R. Feriro was born in Salonika where he was a wealthy rabbi. He left his fortune in Salonika and immigrated to Jerusalem where he joined the Bet El Yeshiva for Kabbalah. An erudite and prolific scholar he wrote over 20 works, many in print.
          
Reference
Description
   Enc. le-Toldot Hakhmei Yerushulaim col. 160
        
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica