Darmstadt Passover Haggadah

Title:
Darmstadt Passover Haggadah
Library:
Hessischen Landes- und Hochschulbibliothek
Language:
Hebrew
City:
DARMSTADT, Germany
Shelf Mark:
Ms. orientalis 8
Alternate Names:
Die Darmstädter Pessach-Haggadah : Codex Orientalis 8 der Hessischen Landes- und Hochschulbibliothek Darmstadt --
Origin:
West Germany
Dimensions:
58 fols. -- 355 x 245 mm.
Date Description:
ca. 1430
Author:
scribe Israel b. Meir of Heidelberg
Content:
Haggadah
Hand:
“square Ashkenazi (German) script” (Hebrew characters)
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
figural miniatures, marginalia and carpet-page style backgrounds to certain words
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books XLarge BM 675 .P4 G86 1971 v.1-v.2 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Color.
Publication Date:
1971-72
Place of Publication:
Berlin, Germany
Publisher:
Propyläen-Verlag
Printer:
Printed in the Netherlands
Notes:
Other names: Israel ben Meir (scribe); Joseph Gutmann (description); Paul Pieper (miniatures); Hermann Knaus (binding)
Type of Text:
Haggadah, liturgical, religious