Auction No. 114

Golden coins, Seforim, Chabad, Eretz Yisrael and Zionism, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes, Holocaust and refugees.

Wednesday, 5 June 2019 at 5pm Without Audience
Opening $ 100
Estimate $ 150 - $ 200
Sold for $ 122
Including buyer's premium

Manuscript. Responsa by Rabbi Yaakov son of Avraham Kalfon. Includes responsa and approbations from other North African rabbis: "Rephael Aharon Monsonego ... and Rabbi Yaakov Berdugo" with approbations from other Fez rabbis (siman 8), Rabbi Yaakov ibn Zur and Rabbi Avraham HaTzarfati (siman 9) and Rabbi Avraham Toledano and Rabbi Eliyahu Avudraham (siman 11). 19th century.

16 leaves, paper. 29x19.5 cm. Maghreb script. Without binding. 

Rabbi Yaakov Kalfon [1808-1855] was the Av Beit Din in Tétouan, Morocco. He was a liturgical poet and the author of Mishpatim Tzadikim and other works.

Stains, tears and blemishes to some leaves. Moderate-fine condition.