HEBREW MANUSCRIPT. Manuscript on paper, 259 ll, folio, Yemen, 16th century,
Lot 5223
HEBREW MANUSCRIPT PENTATEUCH. Manuscript on paper, 259 ll, folio, Yemen, 16th century,
US$ 5,000 - 7,000
£3,100 - 4,300

Lot Details
HEBREW MANUSCRIPT PENTATEUCH.
Manuscript on paper, 259 ll, folio, Yemen, 16th century, in black and brown ink in various hands, being part of the Pentateuch (Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy only), Hebrew text throughout with Tiberian vocalization and cantillation marks, mostly with interversicular Aramaic Onqelos with Babylonian vocalization and Judaeo-Arabic translation in Hebrew script, several pages with centered Hebrew text surrounded by Aramaic and Arabic, commentary by Rashi at foot of page, some marginal corrections and ornamentation, 19th century cloth-backed boards, custom solander box, Deuteronomy and Numbers complete, Leviticus with some loss to first weekly reading but complete thereafter, heavily waterstained, dog-eared, approximately 10 leaves with substantial loss, tears, some repairs, binding worn.
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