Ketubbah: Jewish Marriage Contracts of Hebrew Union College, Skirball Museum, and Klau Library by Shalom Sabar, Hebrew Union College Skirball Museum |, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Ketubbah: Jewish Marriage Contracts of Hebrew Union College, Skirball Museum, and Klau Library

Ketubbah: Jewish Marriage Contracts of Hebrew Union College, Skirball Museum, and Klau Library

by Shalom Sabar, Hebrew Union College Skirball Museum
     
 

The illustrated Ketubbah is a unique artifact of Judaica. It is, first of all, a legal document virtually unchanged since talmudic times, but it is also an artistic expression of aesthetic tastes and social mores from centuries of Jewish wandering and just as much a part of today's Jewish wedding ceremonies as it was hundreds of years ago. This gorgeous

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The illustrated Ketubbah is a unique artifact of Judaica. It is, first of all, a legal document virtually unchanged since talmudic times, but it is also an artistic expression of aesthetic tastes and social mores from centuries of Jewish wandering and just as much a part of today's Jewish wedding ceremonies as it was hundreds of years ago. This gorgeous collection of kettubim includes 48 color plates and 124 black and white photographs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780827603615
Publisher:
Jewish Publication Society
Publication date:
11/01/1990
Series:
Philip and Muriel Berman Edition Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
10.30(w) x 15.10(h) x 1.70(d)

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