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Bidding Information
Lot #    8828
Auction End Date    1/11/2005 10:32:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Mekonan
Title (Hebrew)    מקונן
Author    [Ms. - Liturgy - Ladino]
City    Constantinople
Publication Date    [1800-63]
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   129, [1] ff., 161:109 mm., light age staining, ink on paper, neat Moroccan script, bound in contemporary boards, split.
          
Detailed
Description
   Collection of prayers, liturgical poems, and hymns in Ladino and Hebrew, to be recited at the bedside of the ill or the gravesite of the deceased. The thick volume was written by the scribe, R. Isaac b. Joseph Ashkenazi, over a longer period of time as it contains liturgies in chronological order.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Greece-Turkey:    Checked
  
Subject
  
Kabbalah:    Checked
Liturgy:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew, Ladino
  
Manuscript Type
Other:    Prayerbook
  
Kind of Judaica