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Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Moncalvo, Italy
1792
Groom: Hezekiah, son of Raphael ha-Cohen
Bride: Rachel, daughter of Malkiel Guastalla
Handwritten on parchment; ink and watercolor
H: 52.5; W: 40 cm
Gift of Kalebdijan Frères, Paris
Accession number: B50.03.2201 ; 179/025


From the Israel Museum publications:
Sabar, Shalom, Mazal Tov: Illuminated Jewish Marriage Contracts from the Israel Museum Collection, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1993, English / Hebrew

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir


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