Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Calendar for counting the omer
Offenbach, Germany
1801
Print, woodcut, and watercolor on paper
Inscribed in Hebrew and Yiddish: “He who engages in the holy work of printing, the young Jacob son of Rabbi Mendele Itingen of Offenbach”
H: 9.5; W: 5.5 cm
Gift of Raphael Katan
Accession number: B53.03.4154 ; 170/015
 
 


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir