MANUSCRIPT

  • MS 252




    CATEGORY

    Liturgy


    Manuscript ID:
    Ms. 252

    Place:
    Italy

    Date:
    between 1790? And 1815?

    Description:
    ink on paper, 140 leaves (5.8 x 4.2 cm.); small ornamental Italian Rabbinic Hebrew characters

    Former Owner:
    Salli Kirschstein

    Subject:
    Liturgy

    English Text:

    This miniature liturgical miscellany begins with “Tefilat ha-shev bi-teshuvah” and concludes with prayers for everyday use, including: “Seder Perek shirah” (fol. 35r-), “Seder sheni ve-hamishi” (fol. 49r-), “Seder Pidyon ha-ben” (fol. 101v-), “Vidui le-holeh” (fol. 112r-), and “Seder Tefilat ha-derekh” (fol. 124r-). The manuscript ends with Psalm 142, concluding with verse 6. (The last leaf is missing.) almost all of the major sections have separate title pages, and there is frequent foliate and decorative ornamentation.


    Manuscript Link:
    https://huc.on.worldcat.org/oclc/959582532


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