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Bidding Information
Lot #    24747
Auction End Date    9/22/2009 11:44:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Matsevet Zikhron
Title (Hebrew)    מצבת זכרון
Author    [Community - Illustrated]
City    Jerusalem
Publisher    Monson Stone Press
Publication Date    c. 1900
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Broadside lithograph, 465:295 mm., light age staining, creased on folds.
          
Detailed
Description
   Beautifully executed certificate in multiple colors in memory of departed relatives. The text is within architectural frames with scenes of Erez Israel within the frame. The broadside was executed by the famous Monson Press, who introduced lithography to the country in 1867 with German Presses. The certificate contains the appropriate liturgies in Hebrew to be recited on the Yahrzeit of the deceased.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica