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Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Genoa, Italy
1816
Groom: Nethanel Aaron, son of Joseph Judah Mestre
Bride: Rosa Giuditta, daughter of Raphael Pinhas Bachi
Handwritten on parchment; ink and watercolor
H: 68; W: 47.4 cm
Accession number: B89.0055 ; 179/357


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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