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Bidding Information
Lot #    5532
Auction End Date    9/16/2003 12:14:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by Two Jaffa Residents
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מיפו
Author    [Montifiore]
City    Jaffa
Publication Date    1878
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] f., 270:214 mm., light browning, ink on paper, neat Sephardic script on front and English script on verso.
          
Detailed
Description
   A request to Sir Moses from Shmuel Samthon and Jacob ben Shmuel of Jaffa for financial support in erecting a fence for a garden and repairing a well for the cattle. The back of the letter has Sir Moses' instructions to his aide to grant the two 70 British Pounds for the job.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
England:    Checked
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew, English
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica