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Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Essaouira (Mogador), Morocco
1924
David Elkaïm (Essaouria, 1851?-1940)
Groom: Maklouf Nissim, son of David, son of Joseph known as Knafo
Bride: Aisha, daughter of Amram, son of Joseph, son of Aaron, known as Almaliahh, and granddaughter of Rabbi Joseph Almaliah
Handwritten on parchment; tempera and gold powder
H: 68; W: 51.5 cm
Gift of Eli Gadadi, Ashdod
Accession number: B10.0394 ; 179/419


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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