StorageSiteUCL Special Collections
Reference Number MS MOCATTA/12
Description'Sefer shevahim u-verakhot mizeman shyitorer ha-adam mishenato 'ad sheyishkav 'al mitato. Im kidush ve-havdalah le-r.h. ve-yamim tovim yaknehza'. Manuscript Jewish prayer book: morning and night-time prayers, eruv tavshilin, kiddush and havdalah for New Year and festivals. Text in vocalised Hebrew with rubrics in Yiddish. The Hebrew date (given as a chronogram) is 571, ie 1810 or 1811. The scribe's name, 'ha-Katan Nahum Sofer' is given at the foot of the title page.
Extent1 volume containing 13 pages
AdminHistoryPossibly written in London.
CustodialHistoryFrom the Asher Myers collection. Formerly held with other Jewish collections in the Mocatta Library of University College London.
AcquisitionTransferred from the Mocatta Library (subsequently the Jewish Studies Library) of University College London.
AccessConditionsThe papers are available subject to the usual conditions of access to Archives and Manuscripts material, after the completion of a Reader's Undertaking.
Related MaterialUniversity College London Special Collections also holds various other prayer books (Ref: MS MOCATTA 1, 2, 4, 7-10, 18, 23, 25, 35, 72, 75, 76).
FindingAidsCollection level description.
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