Blessings for a Wedding and Bridal Meal
Ms. Acc. 133
end of 18 th -beginning of 19 th century
red and black ink on parchment over wooden board; 16.5 x 11.3 (board 29.3 cm.); Ashkenazi square Hebrew script
The parchment containing these wedding blessings is wrapped around the broad end of a wooden
paddle, facilitating their communal use and presumably lessening wear and tear on the text.