Atereth Shlomo [concerning the judicial issue of “Shikul ha-Dath”]

AUCTION 30 | Tuesday, September 20th, 2005 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Books and Manuscripts

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Lot 280
NACHMAN SOLOMON HALEVI OF ZAMOCZ

Atereth Shlomo [concerning the judicial issue of “Shikul ha-Dath”]

FIRST EDITION. Vignette of Jerusalem on title. A fine, wide-margined copy. Signature of Joseph Halfon ff. (2) 8, 80. Contemporary gilt-stamped calf. 4to Halevy 44; Vinograd Jerusalem 70

Jerusalem: I. Bak 1847

Est: $200 - $300
PRICE REALIZED $650
The author was the first official Av Beth Din of the Aschkenazi Community of Jerusalem (although R. Joseph Zundel Salant may have arrived in Jerusalem prior, he only served as Dayan ). See A. L. Frumkin and E. Rivlin, Toldoth Chachmei Yerushulayim Vol. III, pp. 221-2, esp. no. 1