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Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Izmir, Turkey
1830
Groom: Jacob Franco, son of Moses Franco
Bride: Fari Goria, daughter of Haim Franco
Handwritten on parchment; ink, watercolor, and gold powder
H: 79; W: 64 cm
Gift of Rachel Even Zahav, Jerusalem
Accession number: B40.11.0667 ; 179/139


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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