13 Jul 2012

ILLUMINATED PARCHMENT MEGILLAT ESTHER SCROLL HUGE ILLUMINATED PARCHMENT MEGILLAT ESTHER SCROLL

HUGE ILLUMINATED PARCHMENT MEGILLAT ESTHER SCROLL
$20,000

Description : 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
Price : $20,000
13 Jul 2012

HAND ILLUMINATED VELLUM KETUBBAH HAND ILLUMINATED VELLUM KETUBBAH

HAND ILLUMINATED VELLUM KETUBBAH
$5,000

Description : 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″
Price : $18,000
21 Jun 2012

HIGHLY RARE SET OF HAFTOROT OF ENTIRE FIVE BOOKS OF THE BIBLE 300x200 HIGHLY RARE SET OF HAFTOROT OF ENTIRE FIVE BOOKS OF THE BIBLE

HIGHLY RARE SET OF HAFTOROT OF ENTIRE FIVE BOOKS OF THE BIBLE
$20,000

Description : 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″
Price : $20,000
21 Jun 2012

HOLY LAND PAPER KETUBBAH 220x300 HOLY LAND PAPER KETUBBAHHOLY LAND PAPER KETUBBAH
$5,200

Description : 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″

Price : $5,200
21 Jun 2012

PIDYON HABEN PRAYER IN HEBREW 262x300 PIDYON HABEN PRAYER IN HEBREWEXTREMELY RARE PIDYON HABEN PRAYER IN HEBREW WITH LADINO INSTRUCTIONS
$7,000

Description : By HaRav Alkalai, probably Spain, 18th century

Single sheet of parchment, beautifully handwritten.

11 1/2 inches long

Price : $7,000.00
10 May 2012

Esther Scroll Esther Scroll Parchment Hamelech Megillat

PARCHMENT HAMELECH MEGILLAT ESTHER SCROLL
$1,000

Description : 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

Price : $1,000.00
10 May 2012

SOng of Songs Scroll Song of Songs Bezalel Illuminated Parchment

BEZALEL ILLUMINATED PARCHMENT SONG OF SONGS SCROLL
$15,000

Description : Palestine, circa 1930Written 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
Price : $15,000