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

Manuscript, Prayers for Women – Italy, 19th Century

Opening: $700

Manuscript, "Order of Prayers for Women", for various occasions. [Italy, ca. 19th century].
Prayers and verses for various occasions in the woman's life cycle, from ritual immersion through pregnancy, 9th month and birth, as well as candle lighting and separating Challah. With instructions in Italian.
The prayers in this manuscript are found in manuscript prayer books from Italy beginning from the 18th century.
[29] leaves. 16 cm. Good condition. Stains. Inscriptions on endpapers. Original leather binding.

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Italian Jewry – Manuscripts, Letters and Documents
Italian Jewry – Manuscripts, Letters and Documents