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Bill of receipt signed by the rabbis of Marrakech, for a monetary donation towards 'clothing the naked.'  The donation was sent from Sir Montefiore's estate to Mogador via Altona, and from there to Marrakech. 1886.
Specifications: [1] page, paper. 15x20 cm. Handsome handwriting.
Unique Features: Bill of receipt attesting to the continuation of Sir Montefiore's charitable works to the Jewish communities even after his passing. Signed by the rabbis:
Rabbi Raphael Yosef Charush, one of the most prominent Moroccan rabbis of  his day [see further on him in Malchei Rabbanan, p. 108a, and Shu"t Rabbi Ya'akov Bitan in the history of the author, p. 306].Rabbi Avraham Ibn Mocha [Malchei Rabbanan, p. 7a] and Rabbi Menachem Tzarfati.
Condition: Very fine. Fold marks.
 
 
 
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Letter Signed by the Rabbis of Marrakech. 1886

Auction ended on Tue, Mar 6, 2018
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