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Bidding Information
Lot #    18537
Auction End Date    8/21/2007 10:04:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Sulieman Menahem Mani
Title (Hebrew)    מכתב מה'ר סלימאן מנחם מני
Author    [Ms.]
City    Hebron
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 260:204 mm., light age staining, ink on paper, neat Sephardic script, dated and signed.
          
Detailed
Description
   R. Sulieman Menahem Mani (1850–1924), R. Elijah's eldest son, was born in Baghdad and emigrated to Erez Israel with his parents in 1855. He was appointed rosh av bet din in Hebron when his father died. After the death of R. Hayyim Hezekiah Medini, he was elected chief rabbi of Hebron.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica