Auction No. 093

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

April 5, 2016

Auction: Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at 17:00.

Exhibition Schedule:

Thursday 31 March 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Sunday, April 3, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Monday April 4, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Opening $ 1,000
Estimate $ 1,300 - $ 1,500

Seder Techinot from Rosh Chodesh Elul through after Hoshanah Rabbah, handwritten by Aharon Ber Segal Levitan. Koloděje, Czechoslovakia near Prague. [1809?].
[9] leaves. 24x19 cm. Ashkenazic hand. Illustrated title page. Techinot in Yiddish. Titles in large letters and verses in large, punctuated letters.
The title page notes [in Hebrew]: "written for the modest, prominent woman Esterel the wife of... Yoel Segal... Sunday... 3 Elul 1809?, with the writer's name, Aharon Ber Segal the community shochet. Includes a colophon: מזכיר צו זיין אהרן בער סגל לעוויטאן שוחט דק"ק קאלאדייא יע"א.
Interesting handwritten work with all the details, the name of the one who wrote the work and the one who ordered it, place and date.
Not bound. Light tears with blemishes to the text. Stains. Fine condition.

Ashkenazic Manuscripts