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Bidding Information
Lot #    5847
Auction End Date    10/8/2003 3:48:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Agadeta D'Pisha
Title (Hebrew)    אגדתא דפסחא
Author    [Ms. - Haggadah]
City    [Yemen]
Publication Date    c. 1825
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [12] ff., 130:92 mm., food and wine stains, small tears in inital 2 ff., affecting several letters, ink on paper, neat Yemenite script, not bound.
          
Detailed
Description
   The Yeminite Passover Haggadah in a rather small format. Textual differences appear as for hundreds of years the Jewish Yeminite communities followed their traditional ways of secular and religious life, not being influenced by external trends and currents.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Other:    Yemen
  
Subject
Haggadah:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Other:    Prayerbook
  
Kind of Judaica