Lot 127: Collection of "Shanah Tovah" Greeting Cards - Sassoon Family
November 15, 2016
Jerusalem, IsraelLive Auction
Description: Collection comprising approximately 320 "Shanah Tovah" greeting cards. Various publishers, locations and printing dates, [late 19th century through 1950s]. A comprehensive collection of "Shanah Tovah" cards and postcards in different formats. Many postcards were sent to the Sassoon family members, and bear greetings written by hand. Among the cards: several rare postcards printed in Jerusalem in the late 19th century and early 20th century, postcards combined with scraps and pop-up cards, three greeting cards printed on a transparency, and more. Some of the postcards appear in several copies. Size and condition vary. Provenance: Sassoon family collection.