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Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Herat, Afghanistan
1903
Abraham Moses Luntz Printing House, Jerusalem
Groom: Zevulun, son of Nissan
Bride: Miriam, daughter of Mordecai
Handwritten on paper; ink and gold print
H: 51; W: 40.3 cm
Gift of Binyamin Dil, Jerusalem, in memory of his daughter Haya Zevulun
Accession number: B98.0771(a-b) ; 179/383(a-b)


From the Israel Museum publications:
Brides and Betrothals: Jewish Wedding Rituals in Afghanistan, Bar'am-Ben Yossef, Noam, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1997/1998

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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