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Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Izmir, Turkey
1829
Groom: Abraham Ibn Senyor known as Mercado, son of Jacob Ibn Senyor
Bride: Esterula, daughter of Isaac Morges
Handwritten on parchment; ink, tempera, and watercolor
H: 55.1; W: 51.2 cm
Accession number: L-B39.09.6297 ; 179/026


From the Israel Museum publications:
Juhasz, Esther, ed., Sephardi Jews in The Ottoman Empire: Aspects of Material Culture, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel, 1990

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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