Item Information

Ketubah : Korfu

Dublin Core

Title

Ketubah : Korfu
Broadside
Marriage contract
כתובה : קורפו

Description

A ketubah, Jewish traditional marriage contract, from Corfu, Greece, written on Sunday, 12th of Elul 5605 [Sep. 14, 1845]. The ketubah is beautifully illustrated with many colors: green, red and yellow. The Ms. lists the dowry given by the bride's paren

Creator

Ozilio, Moshe (Son of David)
Kiridi, Sʹara, daughter of Yitsḥaḳ
Bibas, Yehudah, son of Shemuʼel
Levi, David

Date

5605 Elul 12;[1845 Sep. 14]

Rights

Public Access
No Copyright - United States

Language

Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE)
Greek, Modern (1453-)

Identifier

7518783

MODS

Key Date

1845-09-14

Publication Place

Corfu

Form/Genre

manuscripts

Repository Name

Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University

Shelf Location

X893 K519993

Notes

Vocalized Hebrew and Aramaic; Sefaradic square and cursive script.

Digital Origin

reformatted digital

Collection

Hebrew Manuscripts (Columbia University Libraries)

Citation

Ozilio, Moshe (Son of David) et al., “Ketubah : Korfu,” Columbia University Libraries Online Exhibitions, accessed May 29, 2024, https://exhibitions.library.columbia.edu/exhibits/show/jews_corfu/item/12969.

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