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Lot #    13538
Auction End Date    3/7/2006 10:52:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Shem Tov Gagin & R. B. Z. H. Uziel
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר שם טוב גאגין וה'ר בן ציון חי עוזיאל
Author    [Ms.]
City    Ramsgate
Publication Date    1938
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [1] p., 210:134 mm., light age staining, ink on stationary, beautiful Sephardic script, signed and dated. Three lines of notes are in the hand of R. Uziel.
   Addressed to the Chief Rabbio of Erez Israel R. Benzion Meir Hai Uziel concerning several books he published. R. Shem Tov b. Isaac Raphael Hezekiah Gagin (b.1885), a descendant of a famous Moroccan family of rabbinical scholars, was Chief Judge of the London Portuguese Community prior to becoming Secretary of the Chief Rabbinate in Cairo.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
England:    Checked
Israel:    Checked
History:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica