Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 150
Estimate $ 250 - $ 300
Cloth bag for hiding the Afikomen during the Passover seder. Gift of Kollel America, beginning of the 20th century. 15x27 cm. Synthetic cloth with paper artistically pasted to form decorative flowers. Text on front: [in Hebrew], 'in honor of Passover – Afikomen case, Rabbi Meir Ba'al HaNess Kollel America', and on the back: 'Next year in Jerusalem'. Light tears, without loss. Fine condition. Unique, interesting item.