Lot 105: Huge and Diverse Collection of Hanukkah Gelt Coins, Willow Leaves, Amulets for Protection and Blessings of Past and Present Leading Rebbes, in Eretz Israel and Abroad
November 15, 2016
Jerusalem, IsraelLive Auction
Description: A huge collection of segulah items for protection imparted by past and present rebbes in Eretz Israel and abroad, including "Hanukkah Gelt" coins and banknotes, Shtarot given for blessing and protection, willow leaves for Hoshana Raba and amulets. A splendid diverse collection of segulah items from rabbis of different origins and Chassidic circles, carefully collected by a professional collector. Included in the collection: · Hundreds of coins and banknotes given by more than 100 rebbes and rabbis including rebbes of Lelov, Sanz, Vizhnitz, Satmar, Bobov, Kretshnif, Komarno, Spinka, Nadvorna, Zvhil, Biale, Belz, Modzitz, Boyan, Toldot Aharon, Aleksander, Radzyn, Slonim, Rachmastrivka, Strikov, Skvira, Shotz, Papa, Skolen, Chabad, Boston, Erlau, etc. [A complete list of the rebbes is available upon request]. The collection of coins includes coins given by Rebbes' wives, the Belzer, Klausenburg and Premishlan Rebbetzins. Among the banknotes are a 100 NIS banknote (old), a bar-mitzvah gift from the Ger Rebbe, author of the Lev Simcha, one Lira banknote (1955) from the Chabad Rebbe received on the eve of the 7th of Tevet 1988. · Hoshana Raba willow leaves (aravot) of R. Chaim Kanievsky, the Kopitshnitz Rebbe, R. Zundel Kroizer, the Amshinov Rebbe, the Lelov Rebbe, the Zvhil Rebbe, R. Elyashiv, R. Shmuel Auerbach, the Biale and Kaliv rebbes, the Seret Vizhnitz Rebbe, the Rachmastrivka Rebbe, and others. · Wick from the Hanukkah menorah of the Seret Vizhnitz Rebbe. · Pieces of shemurah matzah of the Rachmastrivka and Zvhil rebbes. · Printed amulets of Rabbi Kaduri, etc. More than 680 coins and 11 banknotes of rebbes and rabbis. Approximately 25 willow leaves. 5 amulets. One wick of a Hanukkah light. 3 pieces of shemurah matzah. Size and condition vary.