Auction No. 096

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

November 29, 2016

Auction: Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at 17:00.

Exhibition Schedule:

Thursday November 24, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Sunday, November 27, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Monday November 28, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Opening $2,500
Estimate $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for $3,050
Including buyer's premium

Fragments from an ancient Tanach. Fragments from Writings, particularly from Jeremiah and Ezekiel. Superlinear vocalization and Aramaic Targum. Yemen, 14th century.
[8] leaves. Parchment. 21x29 cm. Yemenite script. 
Cracks. Tears in the the parchment from the acidity of the ink. Stains. Poor condition. Elegant case. With provenance from the Sassoon Collection.

Category
Yemenite Manuscripts