סדר הגדה של פסח, Seder Hagadah shel Pesaḥ, Haggadah. Manuscript. 1733
סדר הגדה של פסח.
Seder Hagadah shel Pesaḥ.
|Uniform Title:||Haggadah. Manuscript. 1733.|
|Name(s):||Jewish Theological Seminary Library. Manuscript. 4452a.|
|Type of Resource:||text|
|Extent:||23 leaves : ill. ; 19.2 x 14.4 cm.|
Scribe: Joseph ben David Leipnik.
Decoration: miniature and decorated words. (fol 1r) Moses, Aaron, King David and sacrifice of Isaac (frontispiece); (fol 2r) figure pouring wine into a goblet; (fol 3r) meal; (fol 3v) four sons; (fol 4v) Abraham destroying idols; (fol 5r) going to Egypt; (fol 5v) Moses killing an Egyptian; (fol 6r) Batya the daughter of Pharaoh taking Moses out of the Nile; (fol 6v) Moses appealing to Pharaoh and his advisers; (fol 7r) 10 plagues; (fol 7v) crossing the Red Sea; (fol 8v) receiving the Torah on Mt. Sinai; (fol 9r) images of Pesaḥ, Matsah, Maror; (fol 9v) King David playing the harp; (fol 12v) King David; (fol 13v) decorated initial letter "bet" with a man welcoming another man into his home; (fol 17v) decorated initial letter "bet" with a man and a woman seated at a table with wine and grapes; (fol 18r) Jerusalem; (ff 19r-21v) miniatures for Eḥad mi Yodeaʻ (who knows one); (ff 21v-23v) miniatures for Ḥad gadya.
Iron gall ink.
Initial words illuminated in gold. Red frame around text.
Frontispiece on 1r in red, yellow, blue and brown opaque water color with gold illumination.
Stained-vellum binding is either original or contemporary.
Shelfmark: New York, The Library of The Jewish Theological Seminary, MS 4452a.
Digitization funded by the Dr. Georgette Bennett and Dr. Leonard Polonsky Digitization Project.
The library also has a microfilm of the manuscript, JTSAL Reel 198
Available in microfilm from University Microfilms International, JTSAL Mic. 4453
Hebrew: Ashkenazic square hand.
Secondary shelfmark: MS 8253.
Haggadot -- Texts
Haggadot -- Manuscripts
Passover -- Liturgy -- Manuscripts
Passover -- Liturgy -- Texts
Judaism -- Liturgy -- Manuscripts
Judaism -- Liturgy -- Texts
Germany -- Darmstadt
|Library Classification:||MS 4452a|
|Library Classification:||SHF 1567:19|
|Library Classification:||REEL 198|
|Held by:||Library of The Jewish Theological Seminary JT1 RBR|
|Shelf locator:||MS 4452a|
|Is Part Of:||Precious Possessions: Treasures from the Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary (New York, 2001), p. 35, #21.|