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Auction 2040

April 23, 2001 10:00AM

04-23-2001 04-23-2001

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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(Literature) Morpurgo

(Literature) Morpurgo

Lot:
52
Sold for:
$403$350

(Literature) Morpurgo, Elia, DISCORSO PRONUNZIATO DA ELIA MORPURGO, capo della nazione ebrea di gradisca, nel partecipare a quella comita la clementissima sovrena risoluzione, 16 Maggio 1781, More ...

(Liturgy) THE ORDER OF SUPPLICATION AND OTHER PRAYERS INCLUDING THE ORDER OF CONFESSION

(Liturgy) THE ORDER OF SUPPLICATION AND OTHER PRAYERS INCLUDING THE ORDER OF CONFESSION

Lot:
53
Sold for:
$115$100

(Liturgy) THE ORDER OF SUPPLICATION AND OTHER PRAYERS INCLUDING THE ORDER OF CONFESSION, according to the custom of the Jewish community of Baghdad with an English translation, Bombay: J. D. More ...

(Manuscript) SEDER HAHOSHANOT

(Manuscript) SEDER HAHOSHANOT

Lot:
54
Sold for:
$345$300

(Manuscript) SEDER HAHOSHANOT, written by Shmuel Fano, Venice, 1868, 4to, 31p., The Order of Hosannas (appeals to God for deliverance) for the complete holiday of Sukkot (Tabernacles) including More ...

(Manuscript) ZACHOR G-D LDAVID BINU IMI

(Manuscript) ZACHOR G-D LDAVID BINU IMI

Lot:
55
Sold for:
$805$700

(Manuscript) ZACHOR G-D L'DAVID BINU IMI, Rabbi M. Ottolenghi, Salonika, 1854, 4to, handwritten ink on paper, vellum bound, manuscript about various aspects of Jewish law mainly dealing with More ...

(Manuscript) SEFER HAROMAMIM

(Manuscript) SEFER HAROMAMIM

Lot:
56
Sold for:
$690$600

(Manuscript) SEFER HA'ROMAMIM, n.d., no scribe mentioned, possibly a commentary on Josephus, ANTIQUITIES OF THE JEWS, handwritten in ink on paper, leather bound, (water More ...

(Manuscript) TEFILLAT HAYAM

(Manuscript) TEFILLAT HAYAM

Lot:
58
Sold for:
$144$125

(Manuscript) TEFILLAT HAYAM, prayer for voyage on the ocean, 6 p., no title page, n.d., handwritten ink on paper, marbleized paper wrapper, (corners clipped). Note: Probably an excerpt from a More ...

(Maps) Jean Pierre Mariette (French

(Maps) Jean Pierre Mariette (French

Lot:
59
Sold for:
$345$300

(Maps) Jean Pierre Mariette (French, 1694-1774), PALESSTINAE DELINEATIO AD GEOGRAPHIAE CANONES REVOCATA, identified in inscription in matrix, engraving with hand-coloring, plate sizes to 15 3/4 x 22 More ...

(Maps) Abraham Ortelius

(Maps) Abraham Ortelius

Lot:
59A
Sold for:
$805$700

(Maps) Abraham Ortelius, 1527-98, ABRAHAMI PATRIARCHAE PEREGRINATIO ET VITA, Antwerp, after 1586, image 16 x 20 1/2 in., later hand-coloring, (discoloration, creases, abrasions, not examined out of More ...

(philosophy)Berlin ,Moses. Meitav Higayon,Konigsberg,1845,fundamentals of logic

(philosophy)Berlin ,Moses. Meitav Higayon,Konigsberg,1845,fundamentals of logic

Lot:
59B
Sold for:
$12$10

(philosophy)Berlin ,Moses. Meitav Higayon,Konigsberg,1845,fundamentals of logic, includes glossary in English, Hebrew,German, and Russian,charmingly depicted More ...

(Poster) Jewish National Fund

(Poster) Jewish National Fund

Lot:
60
Sold for:
$431$375

(Poster) Jewish National Fund, Ben Uri, printed by Grafica, Jerusalem, c. 1936, to donors to the "Children's Register" with text from Isaiah 45:22, 19 3/4 x 12 3/4 in., More ...

(Postcards) Collection of Seventy-two Postcards of European Synagogues

(Postcards) Collection of Seventy-two Postcards of European Synagogues

Lot:
61
Sold for:
$2,185$1,900

(Postcards) Collection of Seventy-two Postcards of European Synagogues, early 20th century, presented in a binder, (overall good More ...

(Postcards) Collection of 170 Postcards depicting Jewish Personalities

(Postcards) Collection of 170 Postcards depicting Jewish Personalities

Lot:
62
Sold for:
$2,070$1,800

(Postcards) Collection of 170 Postcards depicting Jewish Personalities, late 19th/20th century, representing many important Jewish figures, presented in a binder, (overall good More ...

(Postcards) Collection of Seventy-three Postcards depicting Sephardic Jews

(Postcards) Collection of Seventy-three Postcards depicting Sephardic Jews

Lot:
63
Sold for:
$1,955$1,700

(Postcards) Collection of Seventy-three Postcards depicting Sephardic Jews, late 19th/20th century, various subjects from Morocco, Jerusalem, etc., presented in a binder, (overall good More ...

(Raban) HAGINU-SEFER TUMUNOT

(Raban) HAGINU-SEFER TUMUNOT

Lot:
65
Sold for:
$345$300

(Raban) HAGINU-SEFER TUMUNOT, New York: Miller-Lynn Publishing Co., 1928, with color illustrations depicting the Jewish holidays, 4to, stamped cloth, (discoloration, More ...

(Raban) SHIR HASHARIM-THE SONG OF SOLOMON

(Raban) SHIR HASHARIM-THE SONG OF SOLOMON

Lot:
66
Sold for:
$316$275

(Raban) SHIR HASHARIM-THE SONG OF SOLOMON, decorative title and 25 color plates, Jerusalem: The Song of Songs Publishing Company, 1930, 4to, embossed leather binding with brass plaque titled More ...

(Reference) Barnett

(Reference) Barnett

Lot:
67
Sold for:
$431$375

(Reference) Barnett, R.D., editor, CATALOGUE OF THE JEWISH MUSEUM LONDON, London: Harvey Miller, 1974, pictorial dust More ...

(Reference) ENCYCLOPAEDIA JUDAICA

(Reference) ENCYCLOPAEDIA JUDAICA

Lot:
68
Sold for:
$345$300

(Reference) ENCYCLOPAEDIA JUDAICA, Jerusalem: Keter Publishing House, Ltd., 1973, (second corrected printing), cloth binding, More ...

Rubens

Rubens

Lot:
69
Sold for:
$86$75

Rubens, Alfred, A HISTORY OF JEWISH COSTUME, New York: Crown Publishers, 1973, dust More ...

Szyk

Szyk

Lot:
70
Sold for:
$144$125

Szyk, Arthur, THE BOOK OF RUTH, The Limited Editions Club, 1947, 4to, one of 1950 copies, signed by the artist, with eight color More ...

(Womens) Bucher

(Womens) Bucher

Lot:
72
Sold for:
$489$425

(Women's) Bucher, Samuel Friedrich, ANTIQUITATES HEBRAICAE ET GRAECAE SELECTAE SEV DE CONCLUSIS HEBRAEORUM AC GRAECORUM FEMINIS: Vulgo: vom verschlossnem frauenzimmer der Hebraeer und Griechen More ...

Group of Miscellaneous Judaic Books

Group of Miscellaneous Judaic Books

Lot:
73
Sold for:
$201$175

Group of Miscellaneous Judaic Books, Magazines, and Artwork, 19th and 20th century, in Hebrew, Yiddish, and English, including MEDITATIONS AND PRAYERS, Hester Rothschild, revised and corrected by More ...

Collection of Judaic Related Works

Collection of Judaic Related Works

Lot:
75
Sold for:
$518$450

Collection of Judaic Related Works, including Saul Raskin, HEBRAICA, twenty full-color plates with notes, New York, 1953, No. 176, signed; PIRKEABOTH, New York, 1940; KABBALAH, New York, 1952; More ...

Italian Illuminated Marriage Contract (Ketubah)

Italian Illuminated Marriage Contract (Ketubah)

Lot:
78
Sold for:
$1,725$1,500

Italian Illuminated Marriage Contract (Ketubah), Florence, 1887, handpainted and lettered on parchment, arched form with relevant Hebrew text and foliate details, marking the marriage of Miriam More ...

Silver Scroll Case

Silver Scroll Case

Lot:
80
Sold for:
$201$175

Silver Scroll Case, c. 1900, marked "900," tapered ends, center section with pierced foliate motifs, lg. 7 1/4 More ...

Bezalel Silver and Silver-gilt Filigree Esther Scroll (Megillah) Case

Bezalel Silver and Silver-gilt Filigree Esther Scroll (Megillah) Case

Lot:
81
Sold for:
$748$650

Bezalel Silver and Silver-gilt Filigree Esther Scroll (Megillah) Case, Jerusalem, first half 20th century, surmounted by a crown with green stone mount, overall tight filigree designs with Star of More ...

Silver Scroll Case

Silver Scroll Case

Lot:
82
Sold for:
$201$175

Silver Scroll Case, early 20th century, cylindrical form with turned finials to ends, overall foliate decoration, inscribed "Sir George Carmichael K.C.S.I. President Bombay Y.M.C.A. presented by More ...

Large Bezalel Silver and Silver Filigree Cased Esther Scroll (Megillah)

Large Bezalel Silver and Silver Filigree Cased Esther Scroll (Megillah)

Lot:
83
Sold for:
$3,220$2,800

Large Bezalel Silver and Silver Filigree Cased Esther Scroll (Megillah), Jerusalem, first half 20th century, turned knop above a case etched with appropriate scenes and Hebrew text, handle with More ...

Impressive Silver Esther Scroll (Megillah) Case

Impressive Silver Esther Scroll (Megillah) Case

Lot:
84
Sold for:
$1,840$1,600

Impressive Silver Esther Scroll (Megillah) Case, 20th century, marked "925" crown finial with bell above a case heavily repoussed with Purim scenes, tapered handle, containing a 7 5/8-inch More ...

Continental Pewter Purim Plate

Continental Pewter Purim Plate

Lot:
85
Sold for:
$345$300

Continental Pewter Purim Plate, late 19th century, plate with gadrooned rim, later decorated with central scene of Haman leading Mordecai on a horse, with appropriate Hebrew text, dia. 9 1/4 More ...

Collection of Six Lithographed Tin Purim Noisemakers

Collection of Six Lithographed Tin Purim Noisemakers

Lot:
86
Sold for:
$86$75

Collection of Six Lithographed Tin Purim Noisemakers, mid-20th century, five circular in form, one rectangular, various colors lettered in Hebrew and English, each decorated with scenes of Moredecae More ...