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Lot 154

Collection of Shanah Tovah Postcards - Scenes of Synagogues on the High Holidays. Early 20th Century

36 Shanah Tovah postcards with photographs and illustrations from life in the synagogue on the high holidays and the festivals of Tishrei - various publishers, most are American publications printed in Germany, one was published by Yehudiah [Warsaw], early 20th century.

There are postcards depicting the walk to the synagogue for the Kol Nidre service, a Shanah Tovah greeting at the entrance to the synagogue, removal of the Torah scroll [from the holy ark], the reading of the Torah, the cantor, the lifting of the Torah, the four species during na'anuim (waving) and more.

Six were sent in the mail, very fine condition.