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Lot #    8826
Auction End Date    1/11/2005 10:30:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Kettubah of Dr. Georg & Camilla Jellinek
Title (Hebrew)    כתובה עם 'גיורתא'
Author    [Ms.]
City    Vienna
Publisher    Jacob Schlossberg
Publication Date    1882
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Brodside, 395:248 mm., light age staining, creased and split on folds. The printed form is completed in ink and signed by two witnesses.
          
Detailed
Description
   Marriage contract Dr. Georg (Gershon) Jellinek and Camilla (Esther) Wertheim on Tuesday, the 13th of Tamuz [5]643 in Vienna. Camilla was the daughter of a professor at the University of Vienna and converted to Judaism. Her name is given as Esther b. Abraham (patriarch).

Georg Jellinek (1851–1911) was born in Leipzig. Jellinek was professor of jurisprudence at Vienna, Basle, and Heidelberg universities. He was an authority on constitutional law, his books being principally concerned with the relationship between the state and the individual. They include Gesetz und Verordnung (1887) and System des subjektiven oeffentlichen Rechtes (1892). Among his other works are Das Recht des modernen Staates (1900) and Ausgewaehlte Schriften (2 vols., 1911).

          
Reference
Description
   EJ; Winninger p. 295
        
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
Other:    Austria
  
Subject
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Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Ketubot:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica