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Lot #    9405
Auction End Date    2/15/2005 1:44:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Bet Din Decree Signed by 8 Moroccan Rabbis
Title (Hebrew)    כתב בית דין
Author    [Ms. - Community]
City    Morocco
Publication Date    1779
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [2] pp., 306:213 mm., ink on paper, creased and split on folds, two distinct neat Moroccan hands in script, signed, and dated.
   Contract of sale for an estate and subsequent decree settling dispute of ownership. Signed by R. Benjamin Lacraiov (18th cent.), author of Gevul Benjamin (Casablanca 1956), grandson of the Mashbir (Berdugo); R. Misod Adhan (18th cent.), rabbinical scholar in Mogador; R. Joseph Jacob Benvenesti (18th cent.), rabbinical scholar and kabbalist in Marrakesh; R. Saul Jeshuah Botbol - Shesha (c. 1739-1809), Rabbi in Sefrou, author of several scholarly works including responsa Avnei Sheish (Jerusalem 1930-34); R. Judah Israel Jacob Oleal (c. 1753-1840), Judge in Sefrou; R. Judah b. Moses Albaz (18th cent.), rabbinical scholar in Sefrou, some of his responsa is printed in his son's work Hai Amram (Meknes 1949); R. Jacob b. David Ohkeon (d. 1818), rabbinical scholar in Marrakesh.
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Listing Classification
18th Century:    Checked
Other:    Morocco
Halacha:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica