Scroll of Esther

Unknown German, German

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about 1700

Wood and parchment

Overall: 11 13/16 x 1 1/4 in. (30 x 3.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

158.12.18298

Geography/Culture

Europe, Germany

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Classification

Nazi-Era Provenance Research

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, on front flap: "Menachem ben Reb Abraham Schwartz."

Provenance

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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