Lot 215: Esther Scroll on Parchment Southern Europe 17th Century
December 5, 2016
Netanya, IsraelLive Auction
Esther Scroll Megillah on Parchment, Southern Europe, 17th Century.
Square Sephardic Hebrew script with walish features.
Tagin on the letters×©ע×נ× ×ץ , and on the letters ×ד×§ ×י×
Petuchot and setumot according to Rambam and Rosh.
The scroll is wrapped at the beginning by a fine red textile, embroidered with singular motif of foliage and Menorahs.
Inscription at the top above the first column a short inscription with black ink: Esther aborit? 1620.
Parchment length: 31.5cm.
Text height: 24cm.