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  • MS 205




    CATEGORY

    Halakhah


    Manuscript ID:
    Ms. 205

    Place:
    Germany

    Date:
    before 1814

    Description:
    ink on paper, 37 leaves (14.6 x 9.1 cm.); Ashkenazi cursive Hebrew characters

    Former Owner:
    Jacob Moses, precentor of Mönchsroth, Bavaria

    Subject:
    Halakhah

    English Text:

    Author: Moses Hazan of Fürth

    Such compendia of laws on kosher slaughtering and meat inspection were not uncommonly produced in small, portable formats. This manuscript has decorative architectural title pages in red and black, possibly added later, designating ownership in 1814


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