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Lot 74

Sefirat HaOmer. Sulzbach, 1829 Miniature. Engravings

Miniature prayer book with prayers and with the order of counting the Omer in large letters and with the laws in German, with the order of ברכת הלבנה [the blessing of the moon], Kriyat Shema before going to sleep, and various hymns. Including woodcut engravings. On leaf 22, before the order of Sefirat HaOmer, there is an engraving of "החל חרמש בקמה תחל לספור" ["from when the scythe is first put to the standing crop you will begin counting"]. On leaf 33 there is an engraving of the splitting of the Red Sea. On leaf 28, on both sides, there are two engravings of Lag BaOmer. After Sefirat HaOmer, there is an engraving of יום הביכורים [the day of the first fruits].

72 leaves, 8.5 cm. Fine condition. Usage marks. Minimal slight tears without lack. Original semi-leather binding, rubbed.