96
96
An Italian silver book binding, mid-18th century 
Estimate
10,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 52,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
96
An Italian silver book binding, mid-18th century 
Estimate
10,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 52,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Judaica

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New York

An Italian silver book binding, mid-18th century 
chased with early rococo ornament of shellwork and foliage on the matted ground and engraved on both sides with Hebrew inscription, fitted with a Hebrew prayer book for full year, Italian rite, printed by Bragadina, Venice, 1731
apparently unmarked
length 7 in.
17.8 cm
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Catalogue Note

The inscription reads "This book belongs to Ephraim Shalom, may his Rock and Redeemer keep him, in the year 1741" and "Given as a gift to his dear wife Mazal Tov Shalom more blessed than the women of the tents".

Important Judaica

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New York