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The auction will take place on Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at  17:00 Israel time.

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Jun 27, 2017
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Auction 56 - Jewish and Israeli History and Culture

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Lot no: 1 Herzl, Zionism, JNF Portrait of Theodor Herzl - Chromolithograph - Odessa, 1904 Portrait of Theodor Herzl - Chromolithograph - Odessa, 1904
Portrait of Theodor Herzl, Chromolithograph in a small format. Odessa, [1904]. Portrait of Theodor Herzl, framed with ribbons. Herzl's name is printed in Russian beneath the portrait. At the bottom of the leaf are the printing details and a censor's stamp from September 1904 (Herzl died about two months earlier). Approx. 16X11.5 cm. Good condition. Creases and slight defects. Stains, mostly to...Read more
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400 $
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Lot no: 2 Herzl, Zionism, JNF Herzl's Portrait - Printed Micrography Herzl's Portrait - Printed Micrography
Dr. Theodor Herzl, Alt Neu Land, a printed micrography, [created by Osias Wolinski]. [Lvov, ca. 1913]. Text out of "Altneuland" (German). 65.5X48.5 cm. Fair condition. Creases and folding marks. Tears at bottom (not affecting portrait). Stains on the reverse. Read more
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400 $
492 $
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Lot no: 3 Herzl, Zionism, JNF Herzl and Nordau - Postcard with Emblem of the First Zionist Congress Herzl and Nordau - Postcard with Emblem of the First Zionist Congress
Postcard with portraits of Theodor Herzl and Max Nordau and the emblem of the first Zionist Congress. Published by Isidor Knopf, Vienna, [1897/1898]. Sent from Wels to Ischl, upper Austria, in 1898. 9X14 cm. Good condition. Some stains. Read more
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500 $
923 $
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Lot no: 4 Herzl, Zionism, JNF Official Postcard from the Twelfth Zionist Congress - Signatures of Chaim Weizmann, Leo Motzkin, Otto Warburg and others Official Postcard from the Twelfth Zionist Congress - Signatures of Chaim Weizmann, Leo Motzkin, Otto Warburg and others
"Not by Force but by My Spirit" (Hebrew), official postcard from the 12th Zionist Congress, held in Carlsbad in 1921, with an illustration by Joseph Budko. On both sides of the postcard are the signatures of eleven participants of the Zionist Congress: Joseph Budko, David Yellin, Nahum Sokolow, Chaim Weizmann, Hayim Nahman Bialik, Otto Warburg (signed in Roman script), Aryeh Leib (Leo) Motzkin,...Read more
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800 $
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Lot no: 5 Herzl, Zionism, JNF Theodor Herzl - "The Jewish State" - First Edition Theodor Herzl - "The Jewish State" - First Edition
Der Judenstaat, Versuch Einer Modernen Lösung Der Judenfrage [The Jewish State, An Attempt to Find a Modern Solution to the Jewish Question], by Theodor Herzl. Vienna-Leipzig: M. Breitenstein, 1896. German. First edition. Printed in 300 copies. "The Jewish State: An Attempt to Find a Modern Solution to the Jewish Question". The famous book by Herzl, in which he presents the Jewish question and...Read more
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2,000 $
2,460 $
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Lot no: 6 Herzl, Zionism, JNF Bronze Relief - Portrait of Theodor Herzl Bronze Relief - Portrait of Theodor Herzl
A large relief - portrait of Theodor Herzl. [First half of 20th century]. Cast bronze; wooden frame. A massive relief - a profile portrait of Herzl (looking to the left). The inscription "Binyamin Ze'ev Herzl" (Hebrew) and a Star of David are embossed below the portrait. Framed in a wooden frame and positioned on a wooden stand. 33.5X24 cm; wooden frame: 40X36 cm. Some defects to relief. Some...Read more
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1,000 $
1,230 $
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Lot no: 7 Herzl, Zionism, JNF Flag Decoration with the Emblem of the First Zionist Congress - JNF Flag Decoration with the Emblem of the First Zionist Congress - JNF
Decoration to be flown atop a flag, made of cast, sawn and engraved brass. [Europe or Palestine, first decades of the 20th century]. Designed in the shape of the emblem of the First Zionist Congress - a Star of David with seven stars and a lion in its center, like the flag proposed by Theodor Herzl. The Hebrew inscription "KKL" (JNF) is engraved on one of the sides of the Star of David....Read more
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1,000 $
1,230 $
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Lot no: 8 Palestine, the British Mandate and Underground Movements, the State of Israel, the Arabs in Palestine Moses Montefiore - Letter of Thanks from the Leaders of the Calcutta Community and a Collection of Books Printed in His Honor, Mid-Late 19th Century Moses Montefiore - Letter of Thanks from the Leaders of the Calcutta Community and a Collection of Books Printed in His Honor, Mid-Late 19th Century
1. Handwritten letter from the leaders of the Calcutta Community to Sir Moses Montefiore, 1864. Letter of thanks for Montefiore's activities benefiting the Jews, particularly during the Damascus Affair and the Morocco blood libel, with signatures of the community leaders. In 1863, in light of the deteriorating situation of the Jews of Morocco, Moses Montefiore set out on an urgent mission to...Read more
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1,000 $
3,444 $
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Lot no: 9 Palestine, the British Mandate and Underground Movements, the State of Israel, the Arabs in Palestine Collection of Letters and Documents - Jewish Settlement in Peki'in, 1930s Collection of Letters and Documents - Jewish Settlement in Peki'in, 1930s
An extensive collection of letters and documents (most of them are handwritten) concerning the Jewish settlement in Peki'in, and in particular with relation to loans granted to local inhabitants. The collection includes letters from inhabitants in Peki'in, letters to and from Israel Rivlin (teacher in Peki'in who served as the representative of the settlers in their endeavors to get loans from...Read more
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500 $
861 $
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Lot no: 10 Palestine, the British Mandate and Underground Movements, the State of Israel, the Arabs in Palestine Collection of Paper Items on Women's Right to Vote - Safed, 1928-1930 Collection of Paper Items on Women's Right to Vote - Safed, 1928-1930
Five documents, printed and handwritten, regarding the opposition of the Haredi community in Safed to women voting for the "Assembly of Representatives". Safed and Jerusalem, [ca. 1928-1930]. Hebrew. In 1926, the "Assembly of Representatives" pledged to uphold "equality for women in all spheres of civic, political and economic life of the Jewish Yishuv". The decision aroused fierce opposition...Read more
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400 $
590 $
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