Ashkenazi Haggadah

Title:
Ashkenazi Haggadah
Library:
British Library
Language:
Hebrew
City:
LONDON, Great Britain
Shelf Mark:
Ms. Add.14762
Alternate Names:
Joel Ben Simeon Haggadah
Origin:
Southern Germany
Dimensions:
49 folios -- 375 x 275 mm.
Date Description:
Late 15th century
Author:
scribe : Joel ben Simeon --
Content:
“The text of the Haggadah was still evolving when [the] manuscript was written” (p. 13) --
Hand:
Ashkenazi square script -- cursive Ashkenazi script -- various sizes of script (see pp. 14-15)
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
decorated initials -- abundant marginalia (plants, animals and people) --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection BM 675 .P4 Z5233 1985 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Color
Publication Date:
1985
Place of Publication:
New York, NY, USA
Publisher:
H.N. Abrams
Printer:
Thames and Hudson Ltd., London, Great Britain
Notes:
Complete transcription and translation provided. Other names: David Goldstein. Joel ben Simeon (scribe) Eleazar ben Judah (commentator)
Type of Text:
Haggadah, religious