Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Ardon Bar-Hama, made possible by the Jesselson Foundation, New York
Marriage contract (ketubbah)
Essaouira (Mogador), Morocco
1848
Groom: Joseph, son of Aaron, son of Elazar Almaliah
Bride: Simhah, daughter of Amran, son of Joseph Almaliah
Handwritten on parchment; ink and watercolor
H: 47.5; W: 37.2 cm
The Zeyde Schulmann Collection in the Israel Museum
Accession number: B63.10.2710 ; 179/167
 
 


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