Auction 93 Part 1 - Manuscripts, Prints and Engravings, Objects and Facsimiles, from the Gross Family Collection, and Private Collections

Manuscript, Tekufot, Moladot and Zodiacs – Diagrams and Illustrations – Ottoman Empire, 17th/18th Century

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Sold for: $5,000
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Manuscript, anthology of works pertaining to tekufot, moladot and zodiacs. [Turkey?, 17th/18th century].
Neat Sephardic script (semi–cursive and cursive). Black ink, with touches of gold. Includes diagrams, circular diagrams, and tables.
See Hebrew description for more details on the contents of the manuscript.

[23] leaves. 20 cm. Good condition. Stains, including dampstains. Some worming. Tiny marginal tears, repaired in part with paper. Inscriptions. New binding.

Provenance: The Gross Family Collection, Tel Aviv, OT.011.006.

Turkish Jewry – Manuscripts and Letters