Italian Ketubbah


Wedding contract shaped in the form of a gateway, a common Italian device. Text is flanked by double column design. Bridegroom: Samuel David, son of Solomon Marani. Bride: Simcha, daughter of Abraham Shalom.

Name: Italian Ketubbah
Artist: unknown
Origin: Italy: Padua, 1801
Medium: Ink on Parchment
Dimensions: 26 7/16 in.x 19 3/4 in.
Credit: Gift of Georgette Grosz Spertus from the Maurice Spertus Collection
Catalog Number: 70.1.50 b