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Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Essaouira (Mogador), Morocco
1896
Artist: David Elkaïm (Essaouria, 1851?-1940)
Groom: Isaac, son of Solomon, son of Mordecai Asbony
Bride: Tamou, daughter of David, son of the late Judah Halevy
Handwritten on parchment; ink, gouache, and gold powder
H: 74; W: 57.6 cm
The Zeyde Schulmann Collection in the Israel Museum
Accession number: B63.10.2716 ; 179/165


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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