Scroll of Esther
Unknown German, German
Wood and parchment
Overall: 11 13/16 × 1 1/4 in. (30 × 3.2 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Museum Purchase
Place Made: Germany, Europe
Nazi-Era Provenance Research
Not on view
Inscribed, on front flap: "Menachem ben Reb Abraham Schwartz." [possibly Rabbi Abraham Nachman Schawartz, 1871-1937]
Edwin Jan Van Etten (1884-1956), Lyme, New Hampshire; to Jesse Keller Fenno (1894-1963, Class of 1916), Lyme, New Hampshire; purchased by present collection, 1958.
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