Auction No. 094

Rare Books & Manuscripts, Rabbinical letters, Zionism, Erez Israel, Judiaca objects & art, numismatics & archeology

July 19, 2016
Opening $ 200
Estimate $ 400 - $ 500
Sold for $ 244
Including buyer's premium

Dozens of documents, certificates, receipts, rental contracts, postcards, and bank ledgers from the Kalik family of Safed. Hebrew and Arabic. 1918-1950s.
Large collection of documents and certificates related to Yaakov and Shmuel Kalik of Safed. 
Including:
* Bank ledgers and documents from the Anglo-Palestine Company, King Solomon Bank, Bank Leumi. * Customs certificate for a ship in Haifa Port, 1925. * Invitations and New Year cards. * More than 20 Palestine and European postcards, some colored, 1920s-30s. * Election posters for mayor of Safed, 1950. * Business documents, rental contracts, construction permits in Palestine, Hebrew and Arabic, 1930s. * Court documents, Safed municipality vs. Yaakov Kalik. Palestine, 1938. * Bylaws of the "expansion of Safed settlement" neighborhood, 1930s? * Confirmation of Ottoman citizenship for a merchant, Va'ad HaKehillah HaIvrit in Tiberias, 1933. * Official document from the Constantinople consulate, 1918. Some of the documents are signed by Moshe Pedazur and Yaakov and Shmuel Kalik.
Overall moderate-fine condition.

Category
Eretz Israel & Zionism