15 octobre 2009

Historic Judaica from West Country Set to Make 60,000 Pounds at Bonhams

The collection includes the earliest known set of English Jewish ritual instruments ever to come up for auction. Photo: Bonhams. LONDON.- A rare early collection of silver religious ornaments from the Plymouth Hebrew Congregation’s synagogue built in 1762, the oldest built by Ashkenazi Jews in the English-speaking world will be sold by Bonhams on 25th November. This earliest and rarest set of silver prayer instruments is estimated to sell for £50,000 to £60,000. The collection includes the earliest known set of English Jewish... [Lire la suite]
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