Ketubah : Isfahan, Iran, 1878, October [10?]
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- Ketubah : Isfahan, Iran, 1878, October [10?]
- Published / Created
- 1878 October [10?]
- Publication Place
- Isfahan, Iran
Marriage contract, manuscript, ink and paint on paper, dated 5th be-shabat 16th [sic, i.e. 13th?] of Tishre 5639 at Itsfahan (1878). At the top of the document there is a shiviti graphic. A shiviti was traditionally designed to be hung on a synagogue wall
Bride: Le'ah bat Ya'akov.
Bridegroom: Menasheh ben Rahamim.
Scribe: Shemu'el ben Mosheh.
The date of the ketubah is probably incorrect because the 16th of Tishre 5639 is not a Thursday, and is a holiday. The names of the witnesses appear to be written by
100 x 76 cm.
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- Completely digitized
Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE); Imperial Aramaic (700-300 BCE)
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- Hebrew MSS suppl 129 (Broadside)
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