Hebrew Manuscript on Vellum. Genesis. ff. 125.
Germany, 13th Century. Sold June, 2015.
Hammer Price: $38,000
Kestenbaum & Company is a New York City based boutique auction house dedicated to the sale of Rare Books, Manuscripts, Autographed Letters, Ceremonial and Fine Art.
With over twenty-five years in the auction business, Kestenbaum & Company is particularly renowned for its expertise in the fields of Hebraica and Judaica. Top collectors, specialized dealers, museum curators and acquisition directors around the world rely on Kestenbaum's expertise and value its discretion and integrity.
Kestenbaum & Company is the largest niche auction house in the United States having sold to date over 28,000 lots at auction of rare and antique Judaica.
For Information, Contact:
In The News
Jul 10, 2020Menachem WeckerAmong the offerings slated for sale in the July 21 Kestenbaum & Company Judaica auction are several objects that speak directly to current concerns even if they’re more than 150-years-old. They ...
Jan 20, 2020Dolce MagazineIn Monroe’s possession when she died, the menorah is an item that brings together Judaism with the Golden Age of Hollywood. On Nov. 7, niche New York City-based auction house Kestenbaum & ...
Nov 14, 2019The Jerusalem PostThe menorah candelabra of Marilyn Monroe, the legendary Hollywood icon who passed away in 1962, recently fetched $112, 522 when it was auctioned by Kestenbaum & Co in New York...
Nov 01, 2019CNNA menorah candelabra that once belonged to screen icon Marilyn Monroe is going up for sale, and auctioneers say it could fetch as much as $150,000...
Oct 31, 2019The Jerusalem PostThe famous Hollywood icon was gifted the Menorah by the parents of her third and last husband, playwright Arthur Miller...
Oct 31, 2019Times of IsraelGift from Arthur Miller’s parents also plays Israel’s national anthem; goes on sale next week in New York. For $150,000, you can light a literal candle in the wind — or eight — on a menorah ...
Oct 31, 2019The ForwardEven before her 1956 conversion, Marilyn Monroe, was attached to Judaism. Now, another piece of Monroe’s spiritual life will be on the block: Her menorah, gifted to her by Miller’s parents, and ...