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

Varied Collection of Letters – Kollelot of Safed – Correspondence with the Chassidic Courts in Europe and the Pekidim and Amarkalim in Amsterdam, and More

Opening: $300
Sold for: $3,500
Including buyer's premium

Assorted collection of letters and documents, pertaining to communal matters in Safed. From various writers and places: Safed, Tiberias, Vizhnitz, Kosov, Radovitz, Czernowitz, Stanislav, Amsterdam, Buenos Aires, and more – ca. 1860s-1930s.
The collection includes:
• Correspondence with the courts of rebbes in Europe, such as Rebbe Menachem Mendel, the Tzemach Tzadik of Vizhnitz; Rebbe Moshe of Kosov; Rebbe Chaim of Kosov; and more. • Printed receipts of Kollel Vizhnitz and printed letters sent from the Pekidim and Amarkalim in Amsterdam. • Notes of the charity funds in Safed. • And more.
48 paper items. Letters (some on postcards), notes, and more. Size and condition vary. Most bear hand signatures.

PLEASE NOTE: Item descriptions were shortened in translation. For further information, please refer to Hebrew text.

Jerusalem Safed and Hebron – Letters, Manuscripts and Documents