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 $200
Estimate $250 - $350

* "Harsha'ah" Kollel Bessarabia in Safed, given to Rabbi Nachum Pinchas Rabinowitz, grandson of the Besh"t. Signed by Rabbi Baruch Kahana and Rabbi Yosef Zvi Bender. Safed, [1905].[1] leaf, 27x20 cm. Stamp: עדת ישורות חסידים אשכנזים ממדינות בעסראביען בעה"ק צפת.Rabbi Nachum Pinchas Rabinowitz, the son of Rabbi Moshe Chaim Efraim Rabinowitz, was the grandson of the Degel Machane Efraim and was named after him. He lived in Safed and died on Erev Rosh Chodesh Nissan 1911. Refer to Kovetz Nachlas Zvi, issue 3.Rabbi Baruch Kahana of Vishnitz (born 1850) was a chassid of the Divrei Chaim of Sanz. In 1873, he immigrated to Eretz Yisrael at his rebbe's instructions, and established the Sanz chassidic kloiz in Safed.Fold marks. Small blemish affecting text. Fine condition.
* Receipt for a donation from Rabbi Moshe Avraham de Lima to Rabbi Alter of Granov, Safed, [1891].
*[1] printed receipt, filled in by hand, signed, 11x8 cm. Rabbi Avraham Moshe de Lima was the vice-president of the Pekidim V'Amraclim of Amsterdam at the end of the 19th century.Small tear, not affecting text, stains. Fine condition.

Historic Documents