Auction 88 - Part I - Books, Manuscripts, Rabbinical Letters, Ceremonial Art

Manuscript, Pinkas of the Raducaneni Community (Romania), 1868

Opening: $400

Manuscript, leaves from a Pinkas of the Gemilat Chasadim Holy Society of Raducaneni (Răducăneni, Iași county, Romania), [1868].
First six leaves of a Pinkas, including decorated title page, followed by the society's regulations.
The regulations are written in rhyme and arranged alphabetically.
The village of Raducaneni was founded in the 1840s. The Jewish community, which was present since its inception, constituted the majority of the local population.
The contents of the present leaves were published in Sinai, 95, 1984, pp. 278-286.
[6] leaves. 40 cm. Good condition. Stains, including dampstains. Closed and open tears, repaired in part with tape. Tears from ink erosion to title page. Inscriptions. New binding.

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Various Jewish Communities – Manuscripts
Various Jewish Communities – Manuscripts