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Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Lugo, Italy
1754
Groom: Elijah Zachariah Nissim, son of the late Moses Yehiel Shalom from Foligno
Bride: Letizia, daughter of the late David Joseph Rafael Zalman
Handwritten on parchment; ink, watercolor, and gold paint
H: 74.3; W: 51 cm
The Stieglitz Collection was donated to the Museum with the contribution of Erica and Ludwig Jesselson, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: B86.0154 ; 179/347


From the Israel Museum publications:
Benjamin, Chaya, The Stieglitz Collection: Masterpieces of Jewish Art, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1987, 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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