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Ketubah by R. Jacob Samson Shabbetai Sinigaglia
כתובה בחתימת בהמח'ס שבת של מי
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500:340 mm., ink on vellum, stained and rubbed, torn affecting sections of text, expertly restored, illustrations recolored in later hand.
Ketubah signed by R. Jacob Samson Shabbetai b. Raphael Issachar Sinigaglia (d. 1840) of Ancona. He was a pupil of R. Abraham Israel, rabbi of Ancona and the author of various collections of ritual responsa and novellae on the Talmud: preface to the sermons ("Se'uddat Mizvah") of R. Daniel Terni, rabbi at Florence (Venice, 1791); "Shabbat shel Mi" (Leghorn, 1807), Talmudic novellæ; "Ya'akov Le-Hok," commentary on the "Hok le-Yisrael" by R. Jacob Baruk (ib. 1807); "Abir Ya'akov" (Pisa, 1811), Talmudic novellæ; "Nezir Shimshon" (ib. 1813); "Mattat Elohim" (ib. 1821); "Mattan ba-Seter" (Leghorn, 1843); "Meged Shamayim" (ib. 1844), responsa. He left, besides, the following manuscript works: "Kashya Sefa," responsa; "Leshon Limmudim"; "Shomer Shabbat"; and "Midbar Zin."
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