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  • Esther Scroll Parchment Hamelech Megillat

    $1,000

    Moroccan, 19th centuryHandwritten in intricate large square clear script, 20 lines per column. On wooden rollers, one handle lacking.

    Width of scroll: 7 inches
    Overall height: 9 inches

  • HAND ILLUMINATED VELLUM KETUBBAH

    Gibraltarian, Marakhesh, dated 1912 Recording the marriage of Levi ben Kahasse to Yosephi bat Yosef, multi-coloured border of relevant biblical verses, surrounded by pillar motif centreing below the text, initials of the married couple in a monogram; above the text floral canopy and crown, heightened in silver/gilt Hebrew inscriptions, framed. Beautifully worked17″ x 24″

  • HIGHLY RARE SET OF HAFTOROT OF ENTIRE FIVE BOOKS OF THE BIBLE

    Eastern European, 18th centuryFine handwritten script on parchment with headings of Haftorot and first words in bolder script, with vowels and musical incantations, 33 lines in column, set on wooden rollers, contained in red velvet embroidered mantle with crownwidth of scroll 11.5″, overall height 21″

  • HOLY LAND PAPER KETUBBAH

    Haifa, dated 1933

    Recording the marriage of David Avigdor to Zophia bat Rav Ezra Chaim HaCohen, multi-coloured, two pillars with relevant Hebrew marriage quotations surrounding the text, above cartouche decorated with birds and tulips with two corner floral clusters, framed

    12″ x 18″

  • HUGE ILLUMINATED PARCHMENT MEGILLAT ESTHER SCROLL

    Palestine, illuminations late 19th century, scroll Continental,early 19th centuryIn large format upper and lower borders exquisitely illuminated with vignettes of story of Esther. Vertical borders painted with stylized flowers, 30 lines per column.
    Excellent condition. Width of scroll: 15 1/4 inches

  • PIDYON HABEN PRAYER IN HEBREW

    By HaRav Alkalai, probably Spain, 18th century

    Single sheet of parchment, beautifully handwritten.

    11 1/2 inches long

  • Song of Songs Bezalel Illuminated Parchment

    Palestine, circa 1930 Written in arched columns between stylized pillars. The lower border illuminated with gold leaf patterns and grape clusters; upper with various animals, fruits and musical instruments with floral edge. Intricately handwritten, 26 lines per column.Width of scroll 3 1/2 inches

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