04:21:15


[Login]   
[Book List]  

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

 
Bidding Information
Lot #    9016
Auction End Date    1/11/2005 1:37:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Vestitus sacerdotum Hebraeorum (Bigdei Kohanim)
Title (Hebrew)    בגדי כהנים
Author    Johann Braun
City    Amsterdam
Publisher    Abrahahum a Someren
Publication Date    1698
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Two volumes bound as one. [lxix], 344p, [xliv],345-752p, [lx], pp., illustrated with engraved title and 21 plates, 188:155 mm., light age staining, crisp wide margins, edges in red. A very good copy bound in contemporary full leather boards, front paned detached.
          
Detailed
Description
   Extensive description of the costumes and ceremonies of the priests of the temple. Primarily in Latin, with quoted references in Hebrew, Arabic and Greek. The first part treats the materials and origins of the vestments; the second part deals with the variety of forms of the vestments. Many illustrations.
          
Associated Images
6 Images (Click thumbnail to view full size image):
  Order   Image   Caption
  1   Click to view full size  
  
  2   Click to view full size  
  
  3   Click to view full size  
  
  4   Click to view full size  
  
  5   Click to view full size  
  
  6   Click to view full size  
  
  
Listing Classification
Period
17th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Holland:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Latin, some Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica