Auction No. 098

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

March 27, 2017
Opening $ 300
Estimate $ 400 - $ 600
Sold for $ 464
Including buyer's premium

A long commentary on the Megillah of Shir HaShirim in handwriting. Beginning of the 20th century. 

Specifications: [210] pages. Paper leaves, 13x21 cm. Orderly Ashkenazi handwriting. The writer was not identified by a superficial examination. 

Unique Features: A deep commentary, which explains and interprets King Solomon's parables and metaphors about the Jewish people.

Condition: Moderate-fair. Original faded binding, slightly dismantled. A few leaves are detached. Blemishes at the edges of some of the leaves.  

Manuscripts from Ashkennaz