Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 120
Estimate $ 180 - $ 200
Ohr Torah. Mesorah on the Pentateuch by Rabbi Menachem de Lonzano. Berlin, 1745. 27 leaves. 19.5 cm. Leaf 9 features the "Shirat HaYam" printed "Ariach al gabei laveina" – a unique placement of the words and the spacing between them – as written in the Torah Scroll. The Ten Commandments feature both superlinear and sublinear cantillations. Printed marginal notes from the proofreader regarding Polish customs pertaining to opened and closed parshiot (petuchot/stumot). Cloth binding. Marginal tape reinforcements to a number of leaves. Aging stains. Minimal worming marks. Moderate condition. Vinograd, 35070.
Category
Sefarim