Auction No. 113

Famous personalities, Art, Seforim, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $ 250
Estimate $ 400 - $ 600
Sold for $ 390
Including buyer's premium

Nationwide notification. Agreement between the kollels of the Ashkenazim and Sephardim of Jerusalem regarding the division of funds raised in the cities of Italy by an emissary. With the handwritten signatures of Ashkenazic and Sephardic rabbis of Jerusalem.

Long, detailed agreement that was made before Rabbi Avraham Shlomo Zalman Tzoref was sent as an emissary to Italy. Six Sephardic rabbis and six Ashkenazic rabbis signed the agreement, among them: Rabbi Shlomo Suzin, Rabbi Chizkiyah Avraham HaKohen, Rabbi Yehudah Navon, Rabbi Yisrael Chaim Raphael Sagri, Rabbi Yeshayah Bardaki, Rabbi Natan Nota of Shklow and more. The poster was printed in Livorno for the Jews of Italy. About the agreement, see Y. Rivkind, Yerushalayim, in memory of A.M. Lunz (1928), 153-156, A. Ya'ari, Shluchei Eretz Yisrael, 774-775.

Rare, not in the National Library, listed in the Bibliography of the Hebrew Book according to a copy from the Beit HaMidrash L'Rabbanim, New York.

[1] printed leaf, 29x20 cm. Fine condition. Aging stains.

Historic Documents and Miscellaneous