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Lot #    15428
Auction End Date    9/5/2006 10:34:03 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Divorce Attestment by R. Abraham Dov Grishaber
Title (Hebrew)    כתב גירושון מה'ר אברהם דוב קריסהאבער
Author    [Ms. - Women]
City    Hungary
Publication Date    1918
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [1] p., 170:104 mm., ink on paper, signed and dated.
   Attesting that a women was divorced in accordance with halakha. Divorce decrees are destroyed after the Bet Din approves the divorce so that no issues may subsequently be raised on their validity. Instead, rabbis have issued letters to the divorced parties affirming that the process was properly performed, which were then used by the recipient for remarriage. Members of the Grishaber family were rabbinical leaders in Hungary for many generations.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Other:    Hungary
Halacha:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica