Auction No. 098

Holy books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical & Admors letters, Americana & Judiaca

March 27, 2017
Opening $ 250
Estimate $ 350 - $ 500
Sold for $ 305
Including buyer's premium

Three promissory notes issued per halacha by the Morocco batei din, signed by the dayanim. 19th century.

Specifications: [2] leaves, doubled leaf, 11x9 cm. Signatures on the back of the leaf. [1] page, doubled leaf, 14x10 cm. Sephardic hand.

Unique features: The first note is dated [1842]. The second is dated [1854] and was issued in Fez. It is signed by dayanim: Rabbi Yaakov HaKohen Skali and Rabbi Dovid Malka. The third note was issued in Tangier in 1870 and is signed by Rabbi Moshe Chalava and another dayan.
The notes begin with the customary Moroccan text: הע"ע בקש"מ בדל"ב ובשח"ח כ"א למ"ש.

Condition: Fine-very fine. Fold marks. A few stains on one note.

Category
Sephardic manuscripts