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Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Hamburg, Germany
1706
Groom: Jacob Hacohen Peixoto
Bride: Leah, daughter of Daniel Abensur
Handwritten on parchment; ink and copper etching
H: 42; W: 34.5 cm
Accession number: L-B39.09.6295 ; 179/005


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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