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Object name Ketubbah
Description Arch-shaped illuminated ketubbah on vellum, with calligraphy in black ink. Signed with different, faded ink at bottom. Illustrated with urns and floral and vegetal motifs in green, red and black. 5515 Tishri, Bayonne, David Aboab de Fonseca marries Rachel Pereyra de Mesquita, 1754.
Collection National Museum of American Jewish History
Object ID number 1976.1.1
Date 1754
People Aboab de Fonseca, David
Pereyra de Mesquita, Rachel
Subjects Sephardic Jewry
Marriage (wedding)
Height (inches) 21
Width (inches) 26
Depth (inches) 1