23 June 1999
SEFER YETSIRAH (with apparently unique, unknown anonymous commentary). MANUSCRIPT ON PAPER
[Central or Eastern Europe, 18th century]
4o (200 x 170 mm). 39 leaves, with original Hebrew foliation. Brown ink. Ashkenazic semi-cursive script. (Severe dampstaining, some paper restoration to first and last leaves, no loss of text.) Modern blind and gold-tooled black morocco, two modern paper flyleaves at back and front.
No other manuscripts of this anonymous commentary could be located.
REFERENCES: Neubauer, no. 55, p. 22; Institute of Microfilmed Hebrew Manuscripts, Jerusalem, F 4720.
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