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Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Senigallia, Italy
1887
Groom: Reuben, son of Shlomiel of Padua
Bride: Hannah, daughter of Gamliel of Padua
Handwritten on parchment; ink and watercolor
H: 70.5; W: 52.5 cm
Accession number: L-B39.09.6298 ; 179/071


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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