[Book List]  

PLEASE NOTE: All bidding for the auction currently underway
at our new website at www.virtualjudaica.com/

Bidding Information
Lot #    21966
Auction End Date    11/18/2008 11:37:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Joseph Hayyim Ha'Kohen
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר יוסף חיים הכהן ראב'ד
Author    [Ms. - Morocco]
City    Jerusalem
Publication Date    1920
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [1] p., 140:220 mm., light age staining, ink on stationary, Sephardic script, signed, dated, and sealed.
   The Chief Rabbi of the Bet Din for Moroccan Jews writes the Assistance Board to increase the amount of matzos allocated to a Amram Aburbit. R. Joseph Hayyim b. Judah Ha'Kohen (1851-1921) was born in Mogador and came to Jerusalem in 1866. As an attestation to his renown, piety, and rabbinical scholarship his multi-volume work Minchat Kohen (Jerusalem 1902-11) carries the approbations of all prominent rabbis in Eretz Israel, Ashkenazim and Sephardim alike.
Associated Images
1 Image (Click thumbnail to view full size image):
  Order   Image   Caption
  1   Click to view full size  
Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Israel:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica