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Bidding Information
Lot #    29190
Auction End Date    1/25/2011 12:12:30 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Kettubah
Title (Hebrew)    כתובה
Author    [Ms. - Illuminated on Parchment]
City    Ancona
Publication Date    1880
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   492:381 mm., ink on parchment, light age staining, creased on folds, square block letters.
          
Detailed
Description
   For the wedding of Moses ben David (deceased) Mondolfo and Jenniora daughter of Jacob Hayyim Elijah Musato on Sunday, first of Elul, 5640.

Shaped in the form of an arch the kettubah runs a motive of flowers and stylized leaves around the borders of the parchment. The "Good Luck" blessing appears on the top center in a floral circle.

          
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Italy:    Checked
  
Subject
  
Characteristic
Parchment or vellum:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Ketubot:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica