הגדה של פסח, Hagadah shel Pesaḥ, Haggadah. 1732
הגדה של פסח.
Hagadah shel Pesaḥ.
Leipnik, Joseph ben David.
Jewish Theological Seminary Library. Manuscript. 4446.
|Type of Resource:||text|
|Extent:||19 leaves : parchment ; 21.1 x 15.1 cm.|
Description: Songs at end translated into Judeo-German.
Scribe: Joseph ben David Aaron [mi-Leipnik] bi-medinath Maehren (of Leipnik in Moravia).
Decoration: miniature and decorated words. (fol 1r) top: King David playing the harp; right: Moses; left: Aaron; (fol 3r) decorated word with human figures "kehah"; (fol 3v) meal; (fol 4r) 4 sons; (fol 4v) Abraham destroying idols; (fol 5v) Abraham and Sara seated in a courtyard with 2 angels; (fol 6r) background: building Pitom and Ramses; foreground: Moses killing Egyptian; (fol 6v) Pharaoh's daughter rescues Moses from the Nile; (fol 7r) Moses and Aaron appearing before Pharaoh; (fol 7v) 10 plagues; (fol 8r) crossing the Red Sea; (fol 8v) Children of Israel traveling from Ramses to Sukkot; (fol 9v) receiving the Torah at Mount Sinai; (fol 9v) man with a lamb illustrating Pessah and man with a matza illustrating Matza; (fol 10r) man holding maror illustrating Maror; (fol 12r) decorated word "shefokh" (word is barely legible); (fol 16r) Jerusalem; (fol 16v-18r) miniatures for "Ehad mi yodea" (who knows one?); (fol 18v-19v) miniatures for "had gadya".
Iron gall ink.
Stained-vellum binding is either original or contemporary.
Digitization funded by the Dr. Georgette Bennett and Dr. Leonard Polonsky Digitization Project.
Shelfmark: New York, Library of The Jewish Theological Seminary, MS 4446.
The library also has a microfilm of the manuscipt, JTS Reel 628.
Hebrew and Yiddish (Judeo-German): Ashkenazic square hand.
Judaism -- Liturgy -- Texts
Judaism -- Liturgy -- Manuscripts
|Library Classification:||MS 4446|
|Library Classification:||SHF 1567:12|
|Library Classification:||REEL 198|
|Held by:||Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary JT1 RBR|
|Shelf locator:||MS 4446|